Teamwork ~ Musicians with whom I've played, shared the stage, co-written songs or recorded....

These are some of my music friends, aquaintances and colleagues. This is a shorty list of Recording & Performing artists that tour, or used to tour, with whom I've played music, done shows or written songs. If unfamiliar, check out one of their shows! Everyone on this list is a great musician!

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(click on names below for link to their sites)

Jim Lauderdale
Elizabeth Cook
Ramblin Jack Elliott
Amy Lavere
Junior Brown
Sara Petite
Lucas Nelson
Don Helms
James Hall
Eric Mcfadden
Will Sexton
Pat mAcdonald
Melanie Jane
Tracy Grammer
Ruby James
Chris Newbury
Stefanie Keys
Sam Anderson
Kim Manning
Boo Bradley
Catfish Stephenson
Johnny Lowebowe
Brian James
Robert K Wolf
Dave Mccormick
Victoria Williams
Stella Parton
Geri X
Billy Ray Reynolds
Larry Jon Wilson
Wally Ingram
Chris Aaron
Thy Dirty Deuce
Red Lane
Billy Tripplett
Sigmund Snopek III
Elaine Ryan
Eddie Biebel

Institute of Hawaiian Music


I have played shows all over the USA in every kind of venue you can imagine. High and low class. Sweet, safe'n'country, edgy and rock'n'roll. North and south, East and West. This is a short list of some places and shows I've had in the past.


Shank Hall, Summerfest, Linneman's, Stoughton Opera House, Alchemy, Up North, Paddy's Pub, Cafe Carpe, Maxie's, Bastille Days, Beloit College, Lawrence College, Saw Mill Saloon, Stage North, The Black Cat, Meyer Theater, Symco Shakedown, Guitars 4 Vets Headquarters, Harley Davidson Museum, Locust Street Days, Atwood Fest, Waterfront Mary's, Husby's, Steel Bridge Song Fest


Bluebird Cafe, Third & Lindsley, Fuel, Moonlight on the Mountain, Berkely Bob's, Florabama, Lulu's, Lucky Bar, Maria's Taqueria in Austin, too many house concerts to count.

California/West Coast

American Legion Hall in Hollywood, Winery circuit round Santa Margarita, Linnaea's San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles area on tour with Sara Petite, the Stage Door Cabaret in Mt. Shasta, Featured songwriter for San Francisco Pub Lit Crawl, Mission district, The Brick, etc


Fleetwood's on Front Street, Charley's, Cafe Des Amis, Threes, Cassanova, Hana Hou, Tiki Lounge, Hotel circuit, etc.

Music Festivals

Summer Fest

Steel Bridge Songwriter's Festival

Frank Brown International Songwriting Festival

Folk Alliance Memphis/Chicago

Nashville Songwriter's Festival on Music Row & Loretta Lynn's Ranch

Tin Pan South (showcase singer/songwriter)

Bastille Days

Atwood Fest

Holiday Music Motel Fest

100th year Harley Celebration Fest Milwaukee


Log Cabin Days

Maui Earth Day Festival 2014

Aloha Maui Music Festival 2015

Nominated for Best Americana/Bluegrass Musician 2007 by WAMI (Wisconsin area music Industry Award)

Scholarship to the Institute for Hawaiian Music at the University of Hawaii 2yrs (IHM) 2014-15

Nominated with IHM for Na Hoku Hano Hano awards for Best Hawaiian Language CD & Best Hawaiian Music Compilation.

Winner of Best Hawaiian Music Compilation 2016