a smattering of info

02 September 2010, 10:10 am

I haven't posted here in forever & I have missed it!!!! Schmngyfest was August 21.  Great food,  great audience & great performers!  Guitarist legend Jerry Miller joined Billy Farmer & band on stage to cap off the day. If you know Joel, or know someone who knows Joel,... Read More »

Lively perfomance

09 December 2009, 10:10 am

Monday night I got to be an audience to a wonderful father/daughter performance.  Lauren Lively, accompanied by her father Joel, performed an acoustic evening at O'Malleys on 6th avenue.  Lauren sounded amazing, even with the trauma of the night before (someone tried to break into her... Read More »

Dustin TV

17 November 2009, 3:03 pm

Dustin Lafferty has an amazing mind.  It's latest creation is something he's calling Dustin TV.  Using YouTube, he will be posting videos - his works in progress, his band, and other performers that he admires.  Currently he has a video of Karl Thurmond, one from David &... Read More »

nice surprise

23 October 2009, 1:01 pm

There I was, flipping thru the Tacoma Weekly, and I discover a review of 9 Pound Hammers cd.  I know that band!  Great positive review - deservedly so.  Catch them at Doyles Saturday... Read More »

Schmngyfest 2009

23 July 2009, 2:02 pm

view of the stage

Schmngyfest . . . Lewstock . . . Sonja's birthday party . . . whatever label you prefer, it's still a wonderful day . . . Joel & Sonja set up a stage in their amazing garden & invite their friends & family to spend the day enjoying the beauty of the flowers & talents of whomever... Read More »

Ebborah at the Moondog

26 June 2009, 9:09 am


My calendar has this in big green letters: Ebborah at the Moondog in Port Orchard June 26th & 27th from 7pm - 11pm.  She is one of those energetic, amazing performers that you can't take your eyes off of when they are on stage.  Some blues, some jazz, some rock delivered with lots of... Read More »

Birthday tribute

08 June 2009, 11:11 am

My Guy & Junie

I have been so very blessed by my family.  They are some of the most wonderful people on this earth.  One of the very best is celebrating a birthday today, and I wanted to give her a shout:   Happy Birthday Auntie June!!!!!  I love you so much.  Enjoy your day. ... Read More »

Save the Date

30 May 2009, 7:07 pm

To Mitch and everyone else who will understand and savor what this means: Schmngyfest - July 18th See you... Read More »