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"It's the funny stuff, the unexpected twist in his lyrics, that brings the laughs."

Boston Globe

UPCOMING

Wed., July 10, 6-8 p.m., FREE

KNOCK ON WOOD, acoustic folk-rock duo

Plaistow (N.H.) Town Green

145 Main Street

Thurs., July 11, 6-7:30 p.m., FREE

KNOCK ON WOOD, acoustic folk-rock duo

Town Park, Whitman

Whitman Ave.

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER

Thanks to everyone who attended or donated to our PANTRY OF HOPE fundraiser, featuring Knock on Wood,  on June 23 at the First Baptist Church, Melrose

WE RAISED $1,060 for the Pantry of Hope 

THE LATEST NEWS

BASEBALL'S GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 3

My new baseball EP is now available.

To order a physical CD or digital download, click HERE.

MORE INFO

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HANNAH'S SONG VIDEO

Click HERE or on the video thumbnail (left) to view the video for "Hannah's Song," which is on my latest full-length album It Sure Beats Workin.'

MAY NEWSLETTER IS NOW AVAILABLE. CLICK HERE

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BASEBALL SHOWS!

SHOWS BOOKED FOR 2024
Baseball songs, trivia, stories and more.

For more info and the 

schedule of upcoming  baseball shows, click HERE.

2024 DATES 

My acoustic folk-rock duo,
KNOCK ON WOOD, may be
coming to a town near you.

 

Click HERE for music clips,
videos, the 2024
 schedule

and more info.

OTHER ITEMS OF NOTE

I'm in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The main museum. Honest.

Check it out

My song about Mike Hessman, the all-time minor league home run leader.

MORE INFO

I wrote and recorded the official football fight song for Southern Methodist University. OK, it was back in 1978 but still worth revisiting. 

MORE INFO

How I survived and thrived, musically, during the pandemic.

READ THE STORY

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