BC Tour: Winter 2020

Hello kind folks of the wintery world.  

I’m leaving on tour imminently.  It’s a blustery eve in the Gatineau Hills and I’m sitting here with a bag of chips and plenty to tell you about. 

BC TOUR 

Most importantly –…

The new album is RELEASED!

Hi Folks,

I'm catching my breath after a busy winter releasing the new album, 'Taken by Surprise'.  I played shows throughout Ontario and also in Wakefield, QC.  The first concert was in January on a minus 23 kind of day…

The Danes Have Landed 

Hi Folks,

I've made some lasting relationships with people I've met in a wilderness context.  When I travel through the bush, meeting other humans is significant.  A chance meeting on Shipyard Island at the junction of the Yukon and Teslin…

Taken by Surprise

Hi Folks,

Today is a big day.  I've just received the mastered copy of my new album 'Taken by Surprise'!  Yesterday the artwork was finalized and sent to the printers, and tomorrow reproduction begins on the CDs.   Its been a…

Johnny 

Hi Friendly Music Folks,

I’ve decided to blog about some of the songs that are going to be coming out on my new album, ‘Taken by Surprise’ on January 20th, 2019.   This week I’m focusing on ‘Johnny’. 

‘Johnny’…

'When autumn leaves start to fall....'

Hi Folks,

I've just finished up a busy season of canoe and hiking guiding.  I've been working in the Yukon, NWT and BC this summer.  Its been a week now since my last trip and I am just starting to…

Cultural Adaptation

Hi team,

I have found that great geographic upheavals take time to adapt to, but coming home has often been the greatest challenge.  When I head somewhere new, I expect to meet with difficulties.  I expect that I will not…

Grizzly Bears and Awards

Bloggitty Blog Blog Blog.....

The big news is that my song 'Sing it to the Hills' won the political category for the Songs from the Heart songwriting competition through Folk Music Ontario!  I am humbled and delighted to receive this…

...and then I went to Norway....

I've been back in Canada for a week now and am digesting all that has transpired; searching myself for signs of personal growth, clues of where to steer my heart next.  Here follows, the tale of a winter at 69…

Birthday Blog!

Good 'eh Folks,

I recently turned 34 on a mountain by a glacier in Kluane National Park.  I usually write a reflective journal entry on my birthday but because we were back-packing and tenting, I left my 'morning pages' book…

Banff, BC and Backpacks....

Greetings from the melting Canadian North.

I am in Whitehorse right now after spending the first month and a half of 2016 in Alberta and BC.  I headed west on the train from Toronto to Jasper at the beginning of…