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Dear Diary

I wonder if Paul McCartney will ever answer my letter?  It has been approximately 52 years, 10 months, 2 weeks and 3 days, and still no word. Oh, wait.  It was to George, not Paul.  Just answered my own question…

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March On... March On...

We're busy this month!  A little fun planned with a trip to New Orleans and then we'll be playing around the East Bay, North Bay, San Francisco, and Coastside.  We are fortunate to have Jerry Kuhel joining us on guitar…

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COMING UP THIS YEAR...

The past year has been both challenging and rewarding, and we hope it went the same way for you.  Coming up, we're planning on dressing up the duo with special guests as often as possible, and we can promise some…

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NOVEMBER UPDATE

Guess what?  The Nature of Things is now being played on about 135 non-commercial radio stations across the United States!  If you've got a local station you'd like us to send it to, please let us know and we'll get…

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The Nature of Things

The Nature of Things is available, and just waiting for you! All original, all acoustic, all great musicians, including Henry on piano and accordion of course, Kathleen on vocals, Travis Jones on rhythm guitar, Joe Craven on mandolin and fiddle…

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AUGUST MUSINGS FROM THE SAGE

The new CD has arrived! It is a feast for the ears thanks to all original songs, a stellar band, and Cookie Marenco's considerable recording skills with acoustic music. It looks gorgeous, too, thanks to Maurice Tani's cover art.  "The…

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June Bugs

I have never gotten over the image of floating, dead, really big, June bugs, in the swimming pool at girl scout camp, where I went on a "camper ship" back when I was a kid.  It is highly likely they…

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May be, May be not, but mostly true.

I've been thinking that the only thing I do on the Internet is flog various gigs, which is boring to me, so I can only imagine how you feel. So for a change of pace, I thought I'd see how…
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I Remember April

It's easier to remember something while it's happening. March is already a blur of "let's do one more take" and "is pizza OK?" (the glamorous life of recording). The new album is shaping up pretty good, though with the rhumba…
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March On

Writing this the day after the first recording sessions for our new CD with Cookie Marenco at OTR Studios in Belmont, CA.  We are completely filled with excitement over this project!  We have assembled a seemingly magical combination of musicians…
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LOVE ENDURES

Try to infuse love into every moment, foment love,  make love, create love, share love, think love, resist everything not-love!  You may've noticed there are a number of stumbling blocks right now that make it difficult to continue on as…
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Never Give Up!

Our hope for all of us in the year ahead is that “peace, love, and understanding” be more than words in a song, and that we can all help to make it real through positive works. We Stand with Standing…