A Velvet Dream by The Cocoknot Theori

Here's a track we did with our friend, Murali (on the flute) when we had no good studio, equipments or softwares. Its a fusion/lounge track this time. Enjoy. ...more

YouTube Video Converters - What You Need To Know

There are a lot of people that go on YouTube with their electronic devices to watch videos, but since the introduction of mp3 players that have the ability to play video, users now have the option to download their favorite videos and watch them without the aid of a Wi-Fi connection....more

High school dances and the power ballad are what memories are made of

Music is one of those things that can take me right back to a moment in time, upon hearing just a few notes or bars of the song. The opening words of a song can make me a teenager again, back in a school gym or music room or hallway, hearing them for the first time or for the hundredth time. The year was 1992. I was in grade 10 and was either 14 or 15 for most of that year. I had just moved across the field from the Junior High school to the Senior Highschool at the start of that year. I was one of the cool, older kids now.  ...more

I wish I could sing

 Miss 14 and I went to a Katy Perry concert last night, a stadium show. Huge. Around 15,000 people. And she has sold out eight shows. What a spectacle. Imagine a massively amplified Alice in Wonderland married Cirque du Soleil and gave birth to some irresistible songs. Awesome. ...more

Money and Scheduling...How do YOU do it?

Scheduling and money…how do YOU do it?  This is a keeping’ it real post. Sharing my soul with you. The last 2 weeks my schedule was and is really tough. If not for the help of my husband, my MIL and my friend and neighbor, something would have had to give. Either my Little Man missing out on his Jiu Jitsu class or party, or me having to give up a gig. Neither of which is good....more

YouTube music videos about trucks: the soundtrack of my life

Having children shakes up your life. Beyond the great identity-shifting that is new parenthood, a more gradual adjustment occurs in the scenery of life: the food we eat, the hours we keep, the music we listen to. As my children grow from newborn to infant to toddler and beyond, as they develop their own schedules and personalities and likes and dislikes, the changes in the details grow more pronounced. The days of cooking complicated meals and eating at 7:00 are gone; now it’s mac and cheese with steamed veggies at 5:30....more
I had no idea this existed and really wish I had -- my grandson LOVES trucks (and planes and ...more

Coffee, Tea and Chicksingers!

Coffee, tea and chicksingers! LOVE it! I had the most awesome coffee date with a girl who started out as one of my cyber-friends on YouTube and has turned into my real life friend! I LOVE that!!Shelly Bort is a singer/songwriter of the most amazing sort. Her voice is positively dream-ey and she plays piano AND she writes gorgeous songs. O.M.G. And, we’re friends. I feel fancy. Just saying’…Here she is with ANOTHER of my fave chicksingers, Katie Thompson…seriously get a load of these girls…...more

Childfree Date Night: Shovels and Rope at the Fillmore!

Photo by Sarah M....more

Wordless Wednesday...

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Delilah Covers Sarah Vaughan’s September Song on her American Standards Album Coming Soon

If you are a fan of Sarah Vaughan, then you need to hear Delilah’s cover of “September Song.” Delilah’s new record “Sarah + 1: A Tribute to Sarah Vaughan” due out early 2015 on Groove United Records will leave listeners demanding more!...more