Category: Blog

Music is a Part of Us

How long have people been playing musical instruments? Who first decided to start singing instead of shouting? In schools, music programs are almost always the first to get the budget…
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‘If I Don’t Have You’ Released

On the heels of Interplanetary Love, we 're able to release 'If I Don't Have You.' It's a song about last chances and true love. Gary sings and does keys,…
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Getting the band back together

Time marches on, but we’re not dead yet! Back in 1979, long before CDs, the Internet and streaming, I recorded my very first vinyl album, Just a Word, in a…
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Blue & Lonesome: The Stones in 3 Days

I remember practicing my drums to a  ‘Under my Thumb’ from the 1966 release of Aftermath. That was a long time ago. Who would have thought that that very same…
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In search of perfection: Learning to type (again)

  I’m typing this now. I’ve been practicing on and off for 50 years. I should be good. I suck. I’m of the opinion that I simply can’t improve from…
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What’s the deal with John Baptiste?

If you’ve ever watched The Late Show with Steven Colbert, you’ve seen John Baptiste. He’s Colbert’s bandleader, pianist, mellotron aficionado that quietly, but very masterfully, brings the Jazz out of…
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