May 2016

by John on May 12, 2016

Hi Friends, I re-read my Jan. 2016 post. Still need to make this site more fluid. But… gigs Yes, this year I am getting out more and playing. Arlon Bennett keeps out and about. Recently played Central Park’s Amphitheater for the Parkinson’s Unity Walk. He recently played a co-bill with Loretta Hagen at the Acoustic […]


January 2016

by John on January 17, 2016

Hi Friends New Years resolution… to make this site more fluid. News: I have a co-write with Arlon Bennett, “By Way Of The Light.” It received an Honorable Mention in the 32nd Mid Atlantic Song Contest. What a nice feeling. Goals for 2016: To play out more and release a number of singles if not […]


November 2014

by John on November 20, 2014

Hi friends, I’m slowly recovering from NERFA 2014. I had a wonderful time listening, hosting and performing. I’m still tired but I’m jazzed up about writing, performing, and all that goes with it. Chris LaVancher and I hosted a guerrilla showcase room: Suds and Songwriters Exchange. We went home with more beer then what we […]


Hi Friends, Man I haven’t been working my site. 2014 started out rockin’. Then there was some snow shoveling with slippers on. I think that was my mistake. It’s July for heaven’s sake and I’m still complaining about Winter. What I’m saying is I haven’t been out playing. Until recently… Played last night in Lambertville, […]


Hey – It’s 2014

by John on January 18, 2014

Hi Friends: I know I’m late to the party: Happy New Year to you all. I’ve updated my calendar at finally. You’ll see I’m still giggin’ with Alon Bennett. Man, we’ve been at it now for seven years! It’s been so much fun. This year’s gonna rock for sure. Also I’ll be catching up […]