I am a Marine Corps veteran, songwriter, and, in a not-so-sudden and overly dramatized turn of events, have recently returned to my youthful pursuit of history education and aspirant authorship. I like gardening, serving the community, and watching slow artsy movies. As always I continue to take pleasure in crafting small, detailed, delicate things with my dexterous hands.
I arrived in Tucson yesterday and there is so much to get done before the show tomorrow at Sky Bar.
Still too far out and overcomplicated (not to mention unprofitable) to try to bring some the the SLC band members in, but my good friend Noah and I have put together a solid pickup band, to play a one-off. Going to try to mix things and alternate between electric and acoustic guitars, and a little keyboard and synth.
So...I am off to take care of business. In the meantime, savor these words of wisdom I picked up from a friend of the family in Austin, who is Vietnam-era veteran of the "Old Corps":