Past Adventures

Ar An Saol- Indie Musician and Artist 2011

Ireland 2012

Between the Sun & the Moon Recording 2010 Blog

The Voice of The Heart

GOD, Miami Vice, & Life...

Here I am, listening to some old killer Jan Hammer Miami Vice soundtrack in my studio. I'm drinking a good local WI brew and reminiscing/trying to live in the moment. Getting a little teary listening to "Crockett's return". A lot…

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2020 Foresight

It's been a few years since I've written a blog post. There is a reason for this... not that anyone ever reads this shit. Get over the language if you are a "religious" hypocrite. Listen man, my friend and bass…

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    So it’s been awhile since I’ve written a blogpost. Well, a lot has happened. Let’s start at the beginning. After the rock band Rhinocerotic burned up with parts flying everywhere, my trajectory shifted to a solo musicianRead more


I don't believe in luck. No, that's not a Queensryche song.      So here it is, a well overdue blogpost. Not that anyone reads this…. 

As St. Patrick’s Day is now over and a successful gig with it,… Read more

Colors spin

So there I was… The last day of 2016. Man, it’s been a crazy year. Some of it was foreseen and some just crazy out of the blue stuff! All of it was life changing… all of it. Unfortunately we… Read more

Zero Hour

  A New Chapter. Everything has changed… and that’s fine. I’ve been out of the music scene for a year due to the adoption and all that goes with it. Rhinocerotic is permanently put to rest due to the… Read more

The Last Day in the Philippines

(Click the photo for pictures)   4/16
Time travel. It's what we do when traveling from one end of the world to the other.    We met a very nice women named Marie who must be some sort of manager here. We… Read more


     (Click the Picture for photos)   4/15   This is our last full day in Manila. Pool day! As far as I'm concerned, the hotel pool is the best place in Manila. No, this is not the most exciting blogpost. Yes, there… Read more

Water Water Everywhere

(Click photo for pictures) 4/14 We woke up around 6am, which has become the normal time here, and looked out at the hazy port of Manila. The air quality is quite bad with both air and noise pollution. Did… Read more

Farewell to SP

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4/12 It is both Joshua's birthday and the day that he leaves SP. Talk about intense. Writing this at 5AM. None of us can sleep. I hope it gets light soon.  We all… Read more

2 Parties, 1 Day.

(Click the picture for photos) 4/11 Hope I don't get too deep on this one... (The last day at Samaritans Place) It was morning after another good night of sleep. Seems like waking up around 6AM is becoming normal… Read more

Day 2 @ Samaritans Place

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 4/10   We woke up around 6AM for breakfast and church at 8. We were so excited that Samaritans Place had their own jeepney and we were able to ride in it to church with the… Read more

Meeting Day!

    4/9 I was awoken by sirens, constant barking dogs, whistles, and crazy traffic horns.  This is at 6:15 AM mind you...  ah Manila. We had quite the view of Manila bay but apparently there was some kind of running event… Read more

A little bit of Seoul

Here goes (long series of adventures in the Philippines, sort of real time):
4/8  An early morning limo ride to O'Hare started our day.  Man... just a little bit of nerves but having a driver was a killer way to… Read more

Death, Goth, and Reality.

  There has been a lot of death in my life lately. A band mate, feels like my youth sometimes, certain attitudes, and the freedom to do whatever I want whenever I want (that sounds horrible eh?) but that's OK.… Read more

From the Stone Temple to the Sea

So how does a 40 something rock dude go from the daily grind of an indie musician with a day job to a Philippine teenagers dad in just under two years? Right…I didn’t see any of this coming just a… Read more