Music

Stepping through the door…

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This is the continuing story of my post from two months ago called “Opportunity knocking…” Recently, I went down to Macon to visit my friend Lee, and besides celebrating our August birthdays, we continued our efforts on the music and musical fronts. First, we worked on new artwork (see the image on the left of […]

Musings

Vending machine warnings

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I was stuffing a dollar bill in a vending machine yesterday to grab a drink when I noticed the warning sticker on it. It said that tipping or rocking the machine may result in serious injury or death. Well, I immediately had a different vision of the point they were trying to get across. I […]

Music

Turning Thirty – the film?

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This year I joined the YMCA as part of my typical new year’s resolution to get in shape (actually this year it was specifically to see my abdominal muscles). As luck would have it, I met a film maker named Parthiban Shanmugam. He is a fascinating guy, who is fun to talk to and always […]

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‘Sing It Out’ forwarded to producer

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I subscribe to a service called “Taxi” where independent musicians can submit songs to listings from the music industry. People in the industry listen to and critique your songs, then decide whether it’s good enough to forward to the producer or publisher who requested it. Well, I recently had the song “Sing It Out” forwarded […]

Music

Opportunity Knocking…

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About a year ago, I met a fellow testicular cancer survivor through my turningthirty.org website. Turns out, he lives in Macon, GA, about an hour and a half south of Atlanta. Fast forward to last month, and I find myself writing a song and performing it for an event he put together. His name is […]