Half A Mile From The County Fair!

Actually, I’ll be right at the County Fair! I’m playing music at the Maple Ridge Country Fest, a wonderful fair out in historic Haney, by the Mighty Fraser River, an easy 45 minute jaunt from Vancouver! There’s a Horse Ferrier, an Open Poultry Show,...

Canada Day Weekend show!

I’m heading out to Fort Langley BC for a Canada Day Weekend show. (Sorry, I won’t have my Hush Puppies on!) It’s Saturday July 2, 7:00 – 9:00, in Brae Island Regional Park, at Fort Camping campground, smack dab in the mighty Fraser River, only...

JML Singing On A Sea Shanty For The Sea Hags Podcast!

Yesterday I was fortunate enough to be part of a session recording a sea shanty with a wonderful group of singers for Episode 4 of my friends’ Katie and Chris’ Sea Hags Podcast. Without giving too much away, the Hags had Karmin as their guest this episode, talking...

2016 Visit Mom Tour Huge Success!

I’m home, and it’s always great to be home. It’s great to be on the road too! So many wonderful people, old friends and new. The shows went really well, audiences were super. Thanks to everyone who came out and thanks to everyone who brought folks out as well! The...

All Acoustic Show February 11!

Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I’ve had any news, I was on performance hiatus for the latter part of 2015, and now I’m back! I’m playing a feature set at a sweet little acoustic venue February 11th here in Vancouver at the Little Mountain Neighbourhood House,...

Great quote from The Book of the Samurai

“There is surely nothing other than the single purpose of the present moment. A man’s whole life is a succession of moment after moment. If one fully understands the present moment, there will be nothing else to do, and nothing else to pursue.”...

Cariboo Mini-Tour Coming Up!

I’m super excited to be heading out on a wee tour soon! I’m waiting to hear on a couple of more dates, here’s what I have so far: First stop is Williams Lake, Thursday July 23. I’m on at 6:00, at Boitanio Park outdoor amphitheatre. I love...

I Play a Show Tomorrow Night

Oops, I just remembered to get this posted here! I’m playing at the new Big Rock Urban Brewery, 310 West 4th Ave. in Vancouver tomorrow night. Show’s at 9:00, and they have great beer and eats, so come down early, have a bite, have a brew, catch...

Small Town News

This isn’t a music-related post. I recently spent some time on the Sunshine Coast of BC, where I found these gems of small town reportage from the Coast Reporter newspaper. I hope you enjoy them. Traffic • On June 19, a hit and run occurred on Veterans Road at...