I grew up in a neighborhood of Philadelphia called Kensington. Kensington was built as a factory town, and the row houses that we lived in were built for the factory workers. In the early years growing up, Kensington was largely… Read more >
Why do I march? I march because I don’t like what I see happening in our country and in the world, and I want to be part of the positive movement to change those things. I carried a blue sparkly… Read more >
It happened. I finally did catch up to happy. It caught me quite by surprise, because so much had led up to the Chasing Happy Album Release Concert.
“It was either a stroke of genius, or a terrible mistake to decide to go on a mini-vacation in Vermont the weekend before my album release concert.” That is what I told everyone before I left. Now it is the… Read more >
Saturday is normally my only day off, so I try not to schedule anything. On this particular Saturday in July, I had a couple of things that piqued my interest. One such thing is that there was a volunteer clean… Read more >
This weekend, I had the great fortune of being able to attend the Kensington Blues Exhibition & Book Release Party at the Savery Gallery in Philadelphia. I had pre-ordered two copies of the book, and was anxious to be able… Read more >
Revealing the new Chasing Happy album cover! Album soon to follow – stay tuned!
A little background: I was first a synthesizer hobbyist, building synthesizers and recording the music. Somewhere over the years I became sufficiently amateur with both keys and drums. Then I started recording music with friends, then friends doing their own… Read more >
I can’t wait to share Samie’s art with you. Let me just tell you that it is colorful, beautiful and I want it on my wall, on my t-shirt and on a mug from which I can drink up happiness!!
It seems I’ve been promoted to “unknown”. How do I know this? Well, it’s just that the term has surfaced a few times recently. At the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA), I met some people that were interested in booking… Read more >