Sailing Schooner

It’s been a while (since May 2015), but I’m back in the saddle again with the Yacht Rock Schooner, starting with tonight’s show at 37 Main in Johns Creek (my first time playing this new, hip room).  It’s always a good time with these guys who never disappoint.  The following dates are now in the books: Friday 2/5 – 37 Main – Johns Creek, GA – Doors at 8pm Friday 2/12 – Park Tavern – Atlanta, GA – 8pm Saturday 2/27 – Private – Savannah, GA Friday 3/4 – Private – Buckhead, GA Friday 3/11 – Dixie Tavern – Marietta, …..more →

The Friday Factor – Lingo – 5/29/2010

Every band has those certain gigs they remember, from the songs they played, to the vibe prior to the show, to the festivities afterward. This show had all three! We were in the midst of a long week and a half tour of the Bayou, and the meat & potatoes of this trip was a show at Tipitina’s. We were opening for Billy Iuso and Rebirth Brass Band, of whom this show was their 27th anniversary celebration. So, we were just thankful for the opportunity to play this stage and to open for a legendary band like Rebirth. I had …..more →

The Friday Factor – Lingo – 12/17/2010

Lingo embarked on a four-day tour of Florida to promote the band’s newest EP Someday, which we had officially released the week prior. The second show of that run was at a place called Hooligans, opening for Aquaphonics, and it turned out to be one of the band’s best shows of 2010.  We were fortunate to have also gotten video footage of that performance from our bud Adam Firtel, which can be seen here and here and here.  A couple tracks from this show made their way onto the band’s first podcast, too.  It’s kind of amazing to hear the early arrangements …..more →