I have been playing guitar for 40 years and I really love the blues, but I am well versed in Rock And Country. My influences are my Dad who taught me to play as well as Johnny Cash, Elvis, and muddy waters and My wife Nikki
new tune : Well, I am back here after being away for a couple years. Not sure how this blog works yet! I've been working on a new CD over the last year or so and will start uploading the tunes here over the next little while. First upload is called "True Blue" ~Dave
For those in doubt!: This is for those who feel that people from the media don't ever come to and browse these independent music sites.
I was contacted last year by someone who does a lot of TV work here in the UK and a song is to be used in a short comedy film.
We all know to take everything with a pinch of salt but I trust this guy....and the film's been started,
OK, it may take months or longer to complete, but for me, the value of these sites for getting our music heard should never be underestimated.
Wish me luck.. and good luck to all of you.
50+: More reflections on turning 50:
I guess a person naturally wonders (when faced with turning half a hundred) how and why things ended up the way they did. Seems natural to look back...don’t know if it’s healthy...but I bet a lot of folks do it.
Music in general and rock music in particular have been a major driving force in my life since I took up the guitar at the age of 13...or 14...not sure really. It’s a pretty standard story: a young punk can’t quite find an identity for himself...sees some band on T.V. (in my case Kiss) and the light bulb goes off! My older brother was the smart one;...