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September 18, 2017: Upcoming appearances include DePotorLand (a Soundclick Band) at the King Street Coffeehouse on Friday, September 22 (season opener) and the following Friday with Degrees of Syncopation playing Gypsy swing and jazz standards at a new venue in Lewisburg, All Star Bagels.

With upcoming performances for Sink or Swing (September 13 at the Bullfrog in Williamsport), Lawson & Disorder (Sepember 15 in the Country Cupboard Courtyard) and DePotorLand (September 22 opening the new season for the King St. Coffee House at a new venue, the Edison Hotel in Sunbury), I haven't done much recording since the redo of Improbable Groove. Thanks for the positive response, as the revised version has cast the tune as my second Soundclick top ten.

Even with learning new tunes, I am pleased with an update to BOMBaSt Away, for which I replaced the lead track on the Levin Deluxe with a track from my main-squeeze TP Noble Strat through Boss GT-100. The effect chosen generates an overtone for the picked string, and the result is a somewhat guitar-sythesized, fusion-swing piece. So far, I like it better than the version posted in July.
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play hi-fi  Improbable Groove
play hi-fi  BOMBaSt Away
play hi-fi  Orange Presidential Blues
play hi-fi  Long Ago and Far Away
play hi-fi  No Bananas
play hi-fi  Subhero
play hi-fi  Hero
play hi-fi  Still Ticking
play hi-fi  Mango Chutney Redux
play hi-fi  Stairway FROM Heaven (version 2)
With the exception of Mango Chutneyed, everything posted here results from home recording in which alll the tunes posted are original compositions of mine, with performances on the various tracks also by me.
Why this name?
Not really a band, a shortcut for these solo endeavors, many of which have been peformed by other bands, such as DePotorLand, Lawson & Disorder, and Good Without One (now defunct)
Do you play live?
Since 1965, in one way shape or form.
How, do you think, does the internet (or mp3) change the music industry?
Take it to the people.
Would you sign a record contract with a major label?
Mmmmmmm.
Band History:
Unavailable at press time.
Your influences?
Too numerous to mention, Abba through Zappa. On second thought, forget Abba.
Favorite spot?
Still looking.
Equipment used:
Since 2005:

TP Noble strat style guitar
Zinky Blue Velvet all tube amplifier
Zoom 4040 digital effects, succeeded in 2016 by a Boss GT 100
For the late 2016 and early 2017 jazzy updates, I am privileged to have the use of a vintage Levin Deluxe guitar, which I am enjoying immensely.
Anything else...?
The nifty hand-drawn images that accompany the tunes and lyric pages are the work of LJ Kopf, old friend, photographer, and cartoonist, author of EDGE cartoons.

Special thanks to the late Ed Rhoades for the picture he sketched of me in his home studio!

Also, thanks to all the folks I have had the honor to accompany over the years, too numerous to mention here, going back to the high school garage band, "The Whats", in 1965 and 1966.
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