September 17th, NorthStar at Zaharias - Brady was sick but we had to carry on. Jim Stafford (Eclipse, Falling Bones) and our friend from Virginia, Denis Desloge sat in for most of the night. It was good to play with our two friends. Brady get better.
September 20th, NorthStar at Eclipse - Worked on mixes "Love"and "There Stands The Glasss". We are getting ready to finish up this project. I can't wait for everyone to hear it!
September 20th, The Corner Bar - My Dad and two of my uncles were down, Charlie and Bob. Kruz did a good job! Also Susie Markland showed up. I met her in Rhode Island at Andrew Grey's house party I played at over a year ago! It was good to see her and we talked about doing some house parties in the D.C. area.
September 21st, The Big LoneomseEclipse - Kurt was adding tracks and mixing the six songs we have tracked. Heard "In The Big Lonesome" a song Kruz and I wrote and the band arranged. It sounds great! I re-sang "My Bird".
September 22nd, The Shores ClubHouse - JD's 50th Birthday Party. Stopped by to wish an old friend Happy Birthday!
September 24th, The Big Lonesome Rehearsal at Gregg's - We had a rehearsal getting ready for the Virgnia trip.
September 24th, NorthStar at Dan Bagan's Studio - Ed, Brady, Jim and I met Dan at his studio to take photo's for our CD "Keepin' it Real".
September 24th, The Super Hacker's at Hurricane Patties - Great night! Everyone played their hearts out!
September 25th, The World Famous Oasis - A little slow at the end. Still had a good time in the land of the 44 TVs.
September 26th, NorthStar at Capt'n Stans - We had fun. We missed having dinner with the Captain at the end of the night. He was getting ready to go on an alligator hunt. Always fun behind " The Magic Fence".
September 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th, The Big Lonesome Festival at Coles Point Tavern - We got an early start Thursday at 1:00 am and made it to the Northern Neck at about 1:00 pm. Gregg was a few hours behind. Kurt and Frankie were a few hours behing Gregg. Wayne was meeting us there from Pennsylvania. Everyone got in safe! We had dinner with our friend Randy. He is the man that puts together our trips to The Northern Neck. It was good hanging out at Ace's. The weekend at The Coles Point Tavern was a blast. The Big Lonesome and NorthStar played Friday. Saturday afternoon we had a cook out (Thanks Mike and Randy) and Saturday we were joined by Jimbo Manion (Road Ducks). This was a great road trip! Thanks to Randy, Scott, Mike and everyone else in The Northern Neck!
NorthStar will be back in two weeks for Creeky's party and The Bob Margolin Show.
This has been a very busy couple of weeks. I will be in the studio with The Big Lonesome and NorthStar. Thanks for letting me live my dream! Stop texting start talking! "Keepin' It Real !" -David
see you down the road!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!