Funny Stories


My Visit To Nashville

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Wow. What a trip. So, if you’ve been following along you know I went to Nashville to play the Melodica festival in Nashville. And boy, oh boy, I had a great time. There was music, a lot of extremely unhealthy and delicious southern food, and I may or may not have had a couple of […]

My Love Letter To Nick Cave

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So if you’ve heard my music or have been around me at all, it probably won’t come as a huge surprise to learn that I really love Nick Cave. He’s one of my all time favourite songwriters, and he’s been a huge influence on me and my songwriting throughout the years. Recently my wonderful wife […]

I’ve got a thing about my son calling me old

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I’m not getting any younger. None of us are, I guess. I’ve never really minded getting older, since I’ve always been very firm in my belief that with age comes wisdom. Although, if that’s true, I guess I’m not old at all. Hur hur. Anyway. I think we all have moments when we become really […]

Why I don’t write love songs for my wife

Why I don't write love songs for my wife

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“Hey, honey, I have a new song. Do you want to hear it?” “Sure. Is it a love song for me?” “Uh… Nope.” This happens all the time. Well, it used to happen all the time. My wife has stopped asking me that question now, because she knows it’s not going to happen. Why, you […]

Of Dog Poo and Depression

Of Dog Poo and Depression

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This is going to be tricky. I like to come across as a little witty, funny if I can, and make people smile and laugh, just before I attempt to reduce them to tears with my songs. It’s a fun dance that we do. But this is a story about depression. So how do I […]