Quick Update!

Quick Update!

I’m busy songwriting, getting material ready for recording in the new year. Lots of new songs are coming, it’s a bit of a bumper crop! I’m also booking appearances around the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley. It’s great again to be playing...

New Lyrics – Friday Night at the Logger’s Hall

Friday Night at the Logger’s Hall – Words & music: John Michael Lind [G]Friday night the [C]boys go [D]to the [G]Logger’s Hall Friday night [C]all the [D]girls go [G]too Step outside with [C]someone [D]nice at the [G]Logger’s Hall Steal a kiss [C]under that...

NEW SONG JOURNEY Chapter 5. Barbarians!

I don’t know how to play piano or how to read and write music on a staff, yet I’m doing both today! (I got ambitious about how quickly I could work on the previous Thank You Nature song. It’s still percolating on a back burner. So I’m turning...

NEW SONG JOURNEY Chapter 4: Revision.

Just now, typing this title, I see that the word “revision” means a little more than I’ve always considered. It clearly says “re-vision,” as in take another look, give it another thought or two. Good to keep in mind.I find song revisions...

NEW SONG JOURNEY Chapter 3: The Name!

Computer printed now, you can see the revisions beginning. I like to play the song while revising, rather than simply read it. I find words and rhythms that work better with the guitar and voice, the rhythms I initially feel and hear in my head may not work once I...