Summer 2015

Summer in the air and the wildlife in Batesville gets bold:  black bears at the birdfeeder, raccoons in the hollow apple tree, a coyote crossing the dirt road, a fox running through the yard!  Thrilling to get glimpses of creatures usually hidden from sight. Having...

Willie DE Band at BON

The ornaments are boxed up and the cold front is making its way to us.  My band, Willie DE Band, is playing at BON in Charlottesville on February 6th with The Bobby Midnight Band. There will be dancing, singing, drinks, and a raucous good time.  Doors at 7pm and Show...

Song is in the Air!

Spring is here and song is in the air. Sitting outside singing alongside so many cool birds (Indigo Bunting, Summer Tanager, Goldfinches and those Red Bellied Woodpeckers). This guitar wielding bird is on his second solo album and will be playing a nest of shows this...

Dreamy Fall

Here in Richmond, VA the leaves are completely off the trees and it’s getting chilly.  Just got my leather jacket and gloves out of the closet. I live on the top floor of an old apartment building.  Heat rises, right?  I’m hoping to make it through the winter without...

Tour Bus Journal

Just returned from a southwest summer tour towards and then in Austin, Texas.  It was a great first tour and hope to return to the road in the Spring.  I’ll be working on my second album during the Fall as well as starting my third year in music school.  Take a...