Next Thursday, July 13 will be the second ever performance of The Ballad of Madelyne & Therese, a 1940s story about forbidden love for oneself and others. Join us at The Lost Church in Santa Rosa, CA for a narrated concert with Dave Sampson on guitar, Linden Reed on drums, and special guest Jill Pierce on harmony vocals. 8pm show, Doors open at […]

Sonny Ochs hosted a round of songwriters last night at the Greenwich Village Folk Festival and a bunch of us zoomed in from faraway places. “Please Therese” seemed like a good fit since it takes place on the streets of New York and captures the moment when Madelyne pens a letter in code, attempting to […]

LAST NIGHT IN LA I debuted the first three songs from The Ballad of Madelyne & Therese at the Hotel Cafe while loosely narrating the plot. Developing the narrated concert is like rowing a boat from one song to the next while discovering the route along the way. Each show will be different I think. […]

On a crisp January day, I hopped in the car for what would be my first in-person meeting with Jonny Flaugher, the bassist and producer I’ve been working with remotely since the start of the pandemic.