Hey Everybooty!! Im back in the Sunshine State and back to the grind of gigs, recording and teaching. I am loving life and am so grateful to have my family and great friends by my side and along for the ride. I can’t thank you enough. Thank you!
..this vid was randomly shot, just felt like playing music in the park for the kids. and they loved it!! #iheartpark #nexttome
Hey Hey! Checkin in from Wilmington, nc. its been a great week of music with friends and fans out on the road. Friday Oct4th at The Norm in Jacksonville, FL was a real treat! Special thanks to Dawn, Kim, Roni, Stephanie and Jeana. Thanks for bringing your crews’ and for bringing the house down with me! Saturday Oct5th I met up with my band Halcyon in Unadilla, GA drummed a killer set for Deb & Steph plus I got to see 2 other amazing artists perform – Eric Himan and Lindsey Hinkle. Rolled in to Wilmington NC Sunday night Oct7th, home of CPS Cione Pro Studio – been cutting tracks for my upcoming EP. The Studio is buzzing with good vibes – super stoked to track – the gear here is top notch! Wednesday Oct9th I am performing my One. Woman. Band. at WIRED ON WRIGHTSVILLE in Wilmington, NC playing a set and hosting the open mic. Show starts at 8pm. Check out my REVERBNATION page for more info!!
Hey Everybootie!! Welcome to YOUR Friday!! What ever you may be doing today, go for it all the way!!
TONIGHT at THE NORM in Jacksonville, FL. Show starts at 9pm. Im super stoked to play this venue and see some new faces and friends. This is gonna be a great night looking forward to rockin with ya!
Tomorrow at OZ campground in Unadilla, GA. Im drumming with my favorite band, HALCYON. I believe Eric Himan is headlining which is awesome because he is awesome. word.
Then I’m up to Wilmington, NC to lay some tracks at my good friend Nyla Cione’s studio – Cione Pro Studio (CPS) for a few days. Life is good, so live it up!! Hope to see ya along the way. More updates super soon so stay tuned. -SG
Tuesday (3/12) at the SKOB with Ben Hammond was great! got to jam on guitar and sing as well as jam on bass and drums. Tony Tyler, Dani Jaye and John Werner came down and we played a few Come Back Alice tunes. Wednesday (3/13) Come Back Alice at The Five Oclock Club was great as usual. 10-2 every wednesday and it ladies night! Thursday (3:14) at The Blue Rooster with Come Back Alice was awesome!! Dancers from this swanky new dance studio, Z’Alice came down to strut their stuff. So much fun to play drums to dancers. By the end of the night, Zavier, the owner, was breakdancing and was totally legit. throwing down some serious back spins and helicopters. Friday (3/15) at The Hard Rock with Deb Hunseder in Tampa was a lot of fun! Played percussion and got to sing and play guitar on a quite few tunes!
Today, March 17th 2013, is a triple!! My percussion troupe Boom Goes the Dynamite is at Twin Lakes Pavillion with Paul Duffy (Ben E King, Commitments) and a few bagpipers to kick off his all day St Patricks Day Festival.
Then we are all of to The Sarasota County Fair where The Drum Studio All stars take the stage at 3:15 on the Crackerland stage.
And finally later that night Come Back Alcie is at The Five O’clock club for a special Sunday night rock fest to honor the Irish in all of us!! Hope to see ya out there and happy St Patricks Day!!
Giving Hunger the Blues is next Sunday MArch 24th, 2013! please save the date.
Halcyon at Skippers Smokehouse. Annual Toy Drive to benefit Carlton Manor. Bring an unwrapped toy for any age to benefit Carlton Manor. Carlton Manor provides support to children who have not yet been placed in the foster system. With your help, we can really make a difference for these less fortunate children. Carlton Manor really needs and appreciates our yearly contribution. Make sure and get there on time to hear Emily Turnage open the show at 8PM!
Hope everybody had a great Thanksgiving weekend full of Turkey, stuffing, football, family and friends 🙂
11 – 20 12 Had some fun Tuesday night at The Drum Studio when Kelly Neff stopped in to record audio and video for her latest song Two Black Crows.
11- 21 -12 Headed down to Ft Myers to Fuel -Tap and Tavern- to play Thanksgiving Eve with Halcyon
11 – 23 – 12 Then further down the road to CLUB SEVENin Naples, FL where I provided backline (Drums, bass amp, guitar amp) for touring band Hunter Valentine. They were down here from New York to do a few shows before they took off for their tour in Japan.
After HV were all set up and ready to rock, I drove back up to Sarasota that same night to play withBen Hammond and the boys at The Beach Club on Siesta Key. Just got word that we landed the last Friday of the month during season!!
11 – 24 -12 Drove back down south, this time over to South Beach in Miami, FL!! Providing backline for Hunter Valentine for the White Party held at Nikki Beach. Steph from Halcyon provided top notch sound for the girls in Hunter Valentine both nights. So much so, they want her to go on the road with them in 2013. I guess we’ll see but you never know!!
All in all a great weekend filled with friends and music. I know I am so lucky to get to do what I love to do!!