Category Archives: Insomniac Blues

~Insomniac Blues: Winter Blues

Icy winter in the Emerald City. Feeling bluesy. Inspired me to compose “Winter Blues“.

Are We Human, Or Are We Dancer?

I’m not a big fan of The Killers, but when I tuned into VH1 Top 20 countdown this morning and heard the song Human, I liked it. Check out the video and the lyrics. The hook of the song is the lyrical koan, “are we human, or are we dancer?” Pop culture is confused with […]

More Than Words – by Sungha Jung

Check out this instrumental rendition of one of my favorite acoustic tunes — More Than Words by amazing child guitarist, Sungha Jung. This kid will go a long way. See more of Sungha Jung’s performances on his Myspace page. Thanks to Breeze for the heads up.

Kaki King: Goddess of Cool

Rolling Stone magazine calls her the first and only female "Guitar God." I agree. Kaki King is the only female (and guitar tapping virtuoso) on my list of gods of cool. If you haven’t heard of Kaki King, then you better. Watch her and weep in adoration.

What gift will you give the world today?

(This is in response to the Questions and Reflections for December 24, 2007) I offer the world a gift of Trinity — image, music, and poetry. Image: Music: My rendition of the classic tune, Sleepwalk, with a holiday twist. Poetry: Kings of Wishful Thinking we say that God is Omniscient, but this would make Him […]