How would you classify your music?
As a singer/songwriter for many years, each album I do is different. Working with different input from the people around and the times of the feelings that reflect on that time I try to project a easing of. Music play a big part in each stage of life. There is a time for everything under heaven someone said. If we build on our foundations and search finding common grounds basically we are most all the same. In this universe we are all growing. It is need good to be to alone. Another we need our space. It’s a big world. In tunes and thoughts I am only a songwriter who sings.
Who are some of your top 5 musical influences?
20’s 30’s 50’s 60’s and the time of now from strings to piano, the rhythms of life Bob Dylan of course, Jackson Brownie, Woody Guthrie, Sting, U2..yet there are so many great, now and from the past, even the man in the street from time to time.
What do you want fans to take from your music?
A grow of peace between the words and songs, to play on the buses, trams and trains, even in a car, seems like only yesterday I was doing the same and still do on traveling searching for myself between the raindrops of thought as to look at the clouds to say I come back some day in this world we all are part of.
How’s the music scene in your locale?
I am in Melbourne Australia, the 63th state of America this city of 4 million at the bottom of the world has much music. In the streets bars and media.Now days it’s a globe village, if the sunshine let us we move and mix. Music industry is no different everything is changing but still there is music if you look you can find. Its like good wine. You keep it under your hat for the good times. I love live music. Its in the blood from a young age.
What is the best concert you have been to? What do you like most about playing live?
Strange the with live music and being there feeling the music with mistakes but not mistakes reflecting on the crowd with the timing of the musicians as well at the warming of the soul dancing. The time is now so always now is best or the next concert. The best concert I was at was Neil Diamond in the time just after Hot August Night here in this town.
Is there a song on your latest CD release here that stands out as your personal favorite, and why?
Dandeong Ranges, I want to Live in Australia.
How have you evolved as an artist over the last year?
I did two album this year, bought pa system, music software, and looking to get married.
If you could meet, play a gig, co-write a song, have dinner, have a drink with any band or artist (dead or alive) who would it be? The three tenders.
What’s next for you?
Each and every day is a blessing, I have little time to rest, and only have and do rest watching the sunset and the sunrise listen to the wildlife in my street. Play when I can. Talking to Good people too. Life is a blessing, I try to make is so, the best way I can. Peace to you in the heart soul with enough to get buy and have the thinks you wish.
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