June 2017

Hearing things like radio doesn’t matter and it’s all online, there’s no corruption, it’s a level playing field……   So then why can’t poor slobs just be on iTunes or […]

Not so amazing improvisers start doing tricks or they start making noise for noise sake as if it’s proof they are an improviser. They lead no matter what others are […]

Maybe it’s about the power of advertising. Never had any reason to sing Crocodile Rock but there it goes…me and Suzie had so much fun…everybody knows the experience of hating a […]

student: You like not knowing? teacher: I’m usually wrong about what’s going to happen next and I like that. student: Why? teacher: Keep the assumptions in check. student: Which assumptions? […]

teacher: You should go play your songs in front of people. student: Why? teacher: It’s ike an invisible part of writing , doing it in front of people reveals something […]


  Imagine people coming back to life and playing a concert – tonight. John Coltrane and Miles Davis. Tony Williams does an opening fill and June Tyson is sings. Imagine the […]

I like doing things myself including negotiations, I feel like I can sort out what’s fair from what’s unfair but the truth is whenever I have had an agent I […]

I had an idea for a CBC program and pitched it.   My idea was to comb through their 70 year audio archives and create conversations between people who are […]