Carmen’s Swinging Donte’s!

reetings Music Friends, I woke up today and was thinking about great jazz vocalists and this lead me to a record that my Dad loved called The Great American Songbook (Live) by Carmen McRae. My Dad played this disc to death and us kids soaked it up even though the […] Read more »

Snowing in Encinitas Today?

i Friends, it isn’t snowing yet but I remember as a kid growing up in Del Mar there was a day that little white snowflakes invaded our tropical coastal lifestyle. And today could follow the same path as the burr factor is in full force. Our 1930’s house is soulful […] Read more »

Leonard Dylan at Le Papagayo?

riends, coming to you during a brief interlude. It turns out that my daughter’s birthday is today (the day after Christmas) and so the celebrations continue on. Big fun in Leucadia! And while on that same subject, I realize that Leonard and I are playing at Le Papagayo in Leucadia […] Read more »