Saturday Jan 26 @ Yoshi’s SF

Friday, January 25th, 2013 by

Hello friends! My friend Frédéric Yonnet will be performing at Yoshi’s in San Francisco with special guest artist Talib Kweli this Saturday night, January 26 at 8pm and 10pm.  Also expected to make a guest appearance are vocalist Patti (of famed Tuck and Patti), Martin Luther, Mara Hruby and me!  Frédéric...→ Read More

Inauguration event #2: Inaugural Ball

Monday, January 21st, 2013 by

We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal – is the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forebears through Seneca Falls, and Selma, and Stonewall; just as it guided all those men and women,...→ Read More

Inauguration event #1: Candlelight Celebration

Monday, January 21st, 2013 by

We arrived at the venue after a circuitous 50 minute drive thru unrelenting traffic, passed through several security stations and finally ended up in a corridor heading to our holding area. I had decided to wait until I got to the venue to do my make up, and after...→ Read More

Sound checks

Sunday, January 20th, 2013 by

12:30pm We just finished the first of 2 sound checks. I’m so thrilled! This is going to be a great day! The weather in DC is mild, the sun in shining, and I’m smiling! 3:45pm Just finished the second sound check. Tonight we play for a private event –...→ Read More

Martin Luther King Day and the 57th Inauguration

Saturday, January 19th, 2013 by

Hello friends, On this Martin Luther King Day and Inaugural weekend, I hope that you hold in mind one of Dr. King’s quotes: Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that… I hold a vision of peace...→ Read More

The quickie blog

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 by

I’m giving myself 60 seconds to write this.  My fingers fly across the keys as I find yet another way to keep myself inspired to tackle far too much!  I need an assistant, but am not quite at the point where I can hire someone to be onsite to...→ Read More

Happy New Year!! New website and another Yoshi’s show!

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 by

It’s a New Season…It’s a New Day!A fresh anointing is flowing my way! – “New Season” by Israel Houghton 2013!  Happy New Year!  Another year has come and gone and it’s the season for resolutions, new habits, declarations and new beginnings.  I’m claiming my victory today and encourage you...→ Read More