“One world is enough for all of us.” – the Police Thank you so much to all my incredibly talented friends who made this recording great! Credits Music and arrangement by Laura Peterson Lyrics by Laura Peterson and Dave Mallen Vocals, … Continue reading New Original: Two Gods
“All Things I Wish You Are Love” is based on a poem written by my late uncle Frank when he was a younger man. He lost his fight with cancer when I was in high school. When I saw this poem … Continue reading All Things I Wish You Are Love
Here’s a quick recording of scratch back-up vocals — they appear in a chorus, and the main vocal track is muted — I sang and recorded at home. There’s a little verb and EQ on some of the tracks, but … Continue reading Sketches and snippets I: back-up vox
Fact: I once owned eight keyboard instruments (before I moved to Berlin!) My favorite? A 40+ year-old tan top Wurlitzer Electronic Piano A200, refurbished by Vintage Vibe, those NJ-based Wurly and Rhodes repairers extraordinaire who are also famous for their fabulous bespoke … Continue reading Vintage Vibes with Native Instruments
Come join us at Jammin Java in Vienna, Virginia for another night of great entertainment in support of Cancer Can Rock, a unique charity “created to give gifted musicians diagnosed with terminal cancer an opportunity to share their genius with the world … Continue reading Cancer Can Rock Benefit Concert: October 1, 2013
Here are my rough Wurlitzer and B3 parts from the 2nd verse and chorus of an upcoming original song currently in production (along with five other originals) at Innovation Station Music. Note: no final mixing, mastering, EQ etc. has been … Continue reading sneak peek — soul keys
World of Beer in downtown St. Petersburg, FL, was the site of a memorably bittersweet time for me and my family this past Saturday. My cousins were holding, in their typically eclectic way, a kind of wake after my aunt’s … Continue reading Erica Blinn and the good bar band ideas
Just heard that I made it through to the final round of the Great American Song Contest! What an honor! The winners are announced in March. Good luck to everyone else who’s participating! Here are some of the past winners: http://www.greatamericansong.com/hall-of-fame.html Continue reading on to the next round in the Great American Song Contest!