Last updated November 13, 2016. Welcome to my web site for acoustic folk/swing/reggae/country-blues-and-grass music. We call it "acoustic-roots swing-grass" music.
We moved to Victoria, BC in September 2014. I am looking forward to not having the winter in Alberta, but we miss our friends there. As of November 2016, I have finally finshed the new studio! It is finally ready to begin making music again. If you are interested in recording, contact me and check out the "Back Yard Studio" link below. I charge $25/hr for all services, making it affordable for anyone who wants to record their music.
Check out my latest Youtube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQUgxHxnh_g&list=UU-0xjer11YvcwTqqGZ90daw&index=2 , a song I wrote for the Alberta Heritage project in 2013 about the collection of buffalo bones in the late 1800s in Alberta and all across the west. I was able to combine my wife's family history with mine (or more accurately, our great grandparents) as they (separately of course) homesteaded in the west.
I also have another recent video taken at the Edmonton Winterfest finale concert on Feb. 15, 2014 - It features 3 excellent musicians who didn't know the song but played great: http://youtu.be/xprfalBHp0A
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hey! Want to record your music for a demo or album? I am looking for acoustic musicians to record, and I have a small but excellent sounding studio, good for both vocals and instruments. Check out the pictures below in the "Backyard Studio" link.
Want to licence my songs or get instrumental versions of most of my songs? Please see the "Song Licencing" page for details.
For information about CDs, click on the picture of the one you want:
"the Family of Man" (2009) "Evolution" (2007) want to record at the Back Yard Studio?
Highway of Tears: Check out my song "Highway of Tears", on the Highway of Tears website at http://www.highwayoftears.ca/ .