Posted by lashibes on Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on 5 Of The Best Rodeo Songs By Texans
We’ve all heard rodeo songs, but what are the 5 best from Texans? And before the email gets out of control, yes, Oklahoma and Wyoming have some pretty fine songwriters as well. They also have some of the...
Posted by lashibes on Sep 3, 2016 | Comments Off on Aaron Watson “Bluebonnets”
How do you make a very personal moment a song that can connect with thousands and top the Texas Regional Radio Music Chart? Aaron Watson did just that with “Bluebonnets,” which also charted as high as #13 on...
While I do have a corporate life, I've been involved in songwriting for a number of years. I'm a published poet and performed in the duo Amelia Earhart Returns back in the 90's in Knoxville Tennessee.
I've had the privilege of sitting in a church basement with Gillian Welch & David Rawlings talking about songwriting, sharing the stage with Caroline Aiken, Norman & Nancy Blake, The Nields, Guy & Evan Carawan, Tim & Molly O'Brien, Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart, while providing the occasional dinner and laundry services to Mindy Smith.
My musical roots are in England from brass band to an all women's orchestra, so I play a few instruments (six: but never all at once) and LOVE the craft of songwriting.