Finding peace within

Finding peace within

I came across this article recently, written by Madisyn Taylor. As you can imagine, the title caught my eye. If we are to have true peace in the world, we must first find it within ourselves. Most people agree that a more peaceful world would be an ideal situation for...

When to play “Rock Around The Clock”

As some of you may be aware, I’m still writing (just not as many songs these days). A while back, I had the following story published in “Ireland’s Own” magazine. It was a thrill to have it accepted. One, two, three o’clock, four o’clock...
10 albums – 2018

10 albums – 2018

America – Original Album Series (a 5-CD package): you probably all remember songs such as ‘Horse With No Name” and “Ventura Highway” but the group America was more than just those two songs.Some of their latter albums were produced by...

Just Plain Folks Awards

Awards and winning often go hand-in-hand… and winning (or losing) often goes hand-in-hand with competition… and I’m just not that into competing. Hence you’ll seldom see my name in competitions or up for an award. They say – whoever...

Composed the soundtrack for a documentary

Recently I had the opportunity to do something new musically. Together with Ralph – you know him from the “Troubadour” CD/DVD – we composed and recorded the complete soundtrack for a documentary. It was fun to do… and like I said a new...

Having my music used in a film (Dead Load)

I remember receiving an e-mail one day, out of the blue, asking if it was possible to use my music in a film. I thought about it for a really long time (about five seconds) and decided that would be cool. The e-mail came from a guy called Greg Corcoran. It seems he...