New Jersey’s long-serving rock critic, formerly with the Star-Ledger, who has chronicled the careers of Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Whitney Houston, Southside Johnny and The Smithereens, has written this piece on my new career-spanning compilation, “It’s a Jersey Thing.”
Jackie at Suburban Essex Magazine wrote a brief feature about me as an Essex County resident creating something of potential interest to fellow residents. This piece is on Page 10 of the March 2022 edition.
Brett interviewed me for local Morris County newspaper Morris NewsBee about my new album “Salt and Sand: Rock Songs to Heal the Mind,” my origins as a musician and as my childhood hometown of Morristown figured into the story. PDF embedded below.
Reprinted with the permission of the Morris NewsBee/New Jersey Hills Media
Veronica at Plan for Mental Wellness took a thoughtful listen to my new album “Salt and Sand: Rock Songs to Heal the Mind” and wrote her candid reaction to it. She recognized the personal validation of mental health challenges in all the lyrics, but especially related to two meditative ballads: “A Different Kind of Zen” and “A Moment of Loving Kindness.”
Natalie Heard Hackett from TAP Into Montclair wrote a thoroughly researched piece on my New Year’s Eve Zoom concert to benefit Hackensack University Medial Center’s Transplant Team. In it, she chronicled both my history as a living donor, husband to a two-time transplant recipient and musician for kids and adults alike.