Old songwriting news: The Washington Post MP3 site listed one of my songs, "The Truth is the Same" as an "Editors Pick" for the week of May 4-10, 2003. I put the song there so a very short list of people could hear it. I never expected anyone to know it was there, much less recognize it. I'm happy this happened, however. If you want to check it out, here's a link to the MP3 site where you can download the song.
Penny Nichols - I met Penny at her Summer Songs Songwriting Camp. It was terrific, and Penny is too. I've started playing bass for her when she's within driving distance of the DC area, and we have a great time. She is one of the best singer/songwriters I know.
SouIbender. It was comprised of Andy Douglas on drums, Wayne Durgan and myself. We hosted a Band Showcase at Luna Park Grille in Arlington, VA on the last Thursday of each month. Here's the jam's webpage Thanks so much for everyone who came out to support us. It was a good run of 3.5 years.
Hey, check out Bassists-In-Front, a bass open mic that happened on October 25, 2003. Pictures and stuff! We're going to do it again in the Fall of 2005.