Tickets are on sale now for my Ottawa CD release concert at allsaints Event Space.

Ottawa Life previewed the show with a feature and in-depth interview in the latest issue. I talk about working at Rasputin’s Folk Cafe, buying my first acoustic guitar at the Ottawa Folklore Centre, skating on the canal, and running around backstage at the National Arts Centre.

This week, I’ll be in Connecticut to showcase at the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance conference. Then it’s Ontario all the way until the end of the month – including the FULL BAND show coming up in Toronto on November 16. Hope to see you out there!

Folk Radio UK Review

November 3, 2017

Thanks to Mike Davies at Folk Radio UK for this thoughtful review of Forest Fire. Click through to read the full review…


October 22, 2017

Hiya from Iowa. I’m here showcasing at Folk Alliance Region Midwest where brunch conversations are thought-provoking and songs are unapologetically political. In the wake of the #metoo hashtag wildfire and the stories of survivors surfacing now, then, or never, I’m posting a reminder that my song Not So Silent is available as a free mp3 […]

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Where the tall trees grow

October 13, 2017

After spending much of these fall days driving across the United States, it’s been really nice to spend some time back in Canada in the land of the great big trees – Vancouver Island. If anyone truly knows Forest Fires, it’s the province of British Columbia. I have a couple of house concerts remaining on […]

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Midwest month

October 2, 2017

Had some wacky weather last week in New York and Massachusetts – it started in the sweltering heat, then dropped 30 degrees. Kind folks and radios led the way this time. If you missed my performance on the Folk Revival on WICN, it’s available on the podcast online until October 12. Or read Geoff Wilbur’s […]

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Long drives

September 21, 2017

I just got home from a week in the northeast USA, towing the new album across many state lines on many long drives. The fall tour continues at the end of the month with shows in Massachusetts, New York, Indiana, Michigan, and Illinois. Then I hop a plane to Vancouver Island, followed by some conference […]

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