Open Secret Feature Performance

An audio recording of my August 3, 2016 Open Secret feature performance at Le Bistrot des Artistes in Paris…


The original recording was very hard to hear. Many thanks to master sound engineer Paul Priest for getting this track in decent shape!



This was a big week for me as a musician. I registered Monday with BMI as a songwriter/composer to ensure copyright protection on two songs I cowrote with Paul Priest for his new album, The Acme Hotel, which was released Tuesday for ‘early bird’ purchase online at I also formed a band, Central Steel & Wire, and was paid (first time ever) last night to play with Michael “Hollywood” Corcoran at the Roots Room in Chicago.

Here’s the flyer from last night’s show…