Well, here it is – that time when I refrain from musical performance in order to create the collective. Start of the collective really. Guitar procurement is in process and is going pert’dern gute’. It is definitely very intensive building so many at one time, but the current results are looking so super swell indeed. I’m also getting a much appreciated hand in the garage that is making the process a bit faster. It’s awesome to have help that I […]
Well here it is. I’ve entered the critical countdown phase of things that are only important if I imagine them to be. With only four performances left before I head into a two month guitar and company building-a-th0n, I can feel the tensions in my mind shifting. I am so ready for a music break, but only because of the fight that occurs in my mind about the idea of what success is and what I’ve done or haven’t with […]
Something funny happens on the roads I drive on for tour. Many stretches of pavement are partitioned into expectant cycles of similar thought. Whether by considering, “oh, I remember this spot and this is what I was thinking…” or by a different soundboard that says, “this is your thinking about a certain thing and its solution spot…go!” There is a stretch of road just before Reed Point (heading away from Billings) and after I cross the Yellowstone river [many of […]
Once in a while, a project comes along that just seems too big to handle. That’s when we isolate the matter and pick one thing off at a time. Every time I sit down with the idea of ‘fixing’ my webpage I get a little short of breath and enter into ‘HULK HATE – SMASH’ mode.