Invitation: I’ll be singing and playing banjo this Saturday, 9pm, at JALOPY in Red Hook

I am proud to let you know about the Record Release Show of Joanna Sternberg’s “Lullaby to Myself” this Saturday, January 31st. I will be singing and playing banjo at 9pm as part of the opening act (details below).   The show takes place at Jalopy Theater and School of Music (315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn) from 9 to 11 pm.  Following … Continue reading Invitation: I’ll be singing and playing banjo this Saturday, 9pm, at JALOPY in Red Hook

Happy Holidays! New baby, new address, and new songs just in time for Christmas

I had hoped to get this out to y’all sooner but we moved apartments and had a baby practically back to back. That probably warrants an exclamation mark but I have so many of them below I thought I’d cut back here at the outset. A little boy showed up the day after Thanksgiving! The … Continue reading Happy Holidays! New baby, new address, and new songs just in time for Christmas

SANTA CLAUS BROUGHT ME A 5-STRING BANJO

It’s Christmas in Kentucky, and someone’s feelin’ lucky cuz guess who left him an old 5-stringer under the tree? Serious toe-tappin’ fun awaits with Spencer Chandler’s “Santa Claus Brought Me a 5-String Banjo” from the album “HOWLIN’ AT THE MOON” produced by Grammy-winner Dean Jones. Illustration by Joanna Sternberg Named a finalist in the 2012 … Continue reading SANTA CLAUS BROUGHT ME A 5-STRING BANJO

Happy Halloween! A new song, a new film, and a little bit more

Hello! I hope you are enjoying the season, what with apple-picking adventures, Halloween preparation, and the upcoming election. Here’s a round-up of fun tidbits in three compartments for your mid-autumn enjoyment: MUSIC Last year at this time, I shared a studio demo version (piano and voice) of “Trick or Treat” (2:08). The response was warm … Continue reading Happy Halloween! A new song, a new film, and a little bit more