Billboard Top 10 + Chicago, OH, IN, CT, MA, Germany
The compilation album Action Moves People United featuring my song Make It Better is in the Top 10 on Billboard! The album, released in partnership with UNESCO is produced by Kevin Mackie, Krista Wallhagen and Rupam Sarmah and features music and poetry by Dan Aykroyd, Julian Lennon, Kathy Sledge, Alan White, Geoff Downes, John Wetton, Patrick Moraz, Annie Haslam, Janis Ian, Martin Barre and many more! The album is available on iTunes and Amazon now. “Make It Better” music video now viewed over 72,000 times on FB is here. See album artwork below and links to the press release here. Please check it out
I’m back in NYC after an absolutely amazing tour and BMI songwriting camp in South Africa. Pictures from my travels are on my Instagram and a short digest about the trip is on my Facebook profile which you can read here. Already planing another trip to this beautiful place that is changing massively these days.
Some great shows coming up this month including a FREE in-store performance at the Record Connection in Niles, OHon Oct 13th, a return to Uncommon Ground in Chicago, IL on Oct 15th and Chicago Street Theatre in Valparaiso, IN on Oct 16th. Latter two shows feature my long time collaborator Chris Marolf on upright bass, kora, banjo and vocals and the show in Valparaiso will also feature Megan Marolf on oboe and members of the Valpo High School Orchestra! Tickets available now at Chicago Street site and Uncommon Ground site.
Later this month I’m back in Middletown, CT at the Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts Center on Oct 21st and a house concert at my dear friend Monica Mansfield in Shrewsbury, MA on Oct 22nd! Seating is limited, get your tickets here. On Oct 24th I’ll be doing a dance workshop in Boston, MA with my dear friend Yo-el Cassell who I worked with on the Off-Broadway show Moonlight Interior. Then off to Germany for a couple of weeks and shows in Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein! Details below, please do spread the word!
Oct 13, 2016, 6:00 PM: Niles, OH: The Record Connection
Oct 15, 2016, 9:00 PM: Chicago, IL: Uncommon Ground on Clark
Oct 16, 2016, 7:00 PM: Valparaiso, IN: Chicago Street Theatre
Oct 21, 2016, 7:30 PM: Middletown, CT: Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts Ctr
Oct 22, 2016, 7:30 PM: Shrewsbury, MA: House Concert
Nov 03, 2016, 8:00 PM: Hamburg, Germany: TalkDOT TV Show Live Taping
Nov 11, 2016, 8:00 PM: Hamburg, Germany: HT16 200 Jahr Feier
Nov 13, 2016, 7:00 PM: Barmstedt, Germany: Kulturschusterei
Nov 17, 2016, 8:00 PM: Hamburg, Germany: Kukuun
Nov 19, 2016, 8:00 PM: Barmstedt, Germany: House Concert
Dec 01, 2016, 8:00 PM: North Miami, FL: The Luna Star Cafe
Dec 03, 2016, 7:30 PM: Fort Meyers, FL: ACMA Listening Room
Dec 11, 2016, 4:00 PM: Green Brook, NJ: Cozy Cabin Concerts
Dec 17, 2016, 8:00 PM: Sellersville, PA: Sellersville Theater 1894
Apr 22, 2017, 8:00 PM: Teaneck, NJ: Ethical Brew Concerts
Dec 03, 2017, 8:00 PM: Honesdale, PA: Riverfolk Concerts