Monthly Archives December 2014

I Love You Forever

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Friday, January 2 at Rockwood Music Hall

Free show.
Rockwood Music Hall
196 Allen St.
New York City

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Free Download of Cover Songs

I recently added a Helen Reddy cover from the movie Pete’s Dragon to the list that already includes Katy Perry, Garth Brooks, Kenny Rogers and Kris Kristofferson. And Queen.

Queen’s “We Are the Champions” with Alex Skolnick of Testament

The Darkness’ “Get Your Hands Off My Woman” with Ben Folds

Queen’s “Dragon Attack” with Alex Skolnick of Testament

“Hocus Pocus” by Focus with They Might Be Giants

Tom Wait’s “Innocent When You Dream’ with Nick Offerman and Puddles Pity Party

Electric Light Orchestra’s “Turn to Stone” with This Island Earth

Kraftwerk’s “Wir Sind Die Roboter”

Bon Jovi – “Never Say Goodbye” at Love Bites

Van Halen – “Runnin with the Devil” with .357 Lover

Katy Perry – “California Girls” in the style of Van Halen w...

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Schubert’s Die Winterreise with William Schimmel

I lost my voice street performing in Edinburgh a while back and found a voice therapist named David Fairchild. Fairchild introduced me to the songs of Franz Schubert. I immediately took to them. He got excited because none of his students were interested in these. Fairchild was also a fan of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, who performed these songs written by Schubert. Fischer-Dieskau’s ex-wife, Christina, lived in the apartment that David rented as a vocal studio. Every once in a while, she would peek her head through the door and smile.
William Schimmel played on Frank’s Wild Years and Rain Dogs, the former being one impetus of my accordion playing. We met at an accordion seminar where he gave a lecture on accompanying vocalists...

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A New Children’s App/Song for the iPad

robert holiday app

I wrote a sequel to “Robert Holiday”. It’s a song for kids. It’s available as an app for the ipad.

Link to app –…-mystery/id945084744?ls=1&mt=8

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Corn Mo’s band live. with banter.

graciously recorded by

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