My new album Threes comes out on June 23rd on ears&eyes Records. The recording was made live at Constellation and features Jim Baker and John Tate. You can preorder the album HERE. Tickets to the show at Constellation on 6/23 can be purchased HERE.    

Chicago Jazz Festival

   On Sunday, September 4 I will be leading a band of my favorite musicians in a special performance at the Chicago Jazz Festival. We play at 1:10 at the Von Freeman Pavilion. Hope to see you. Ron Miles – cornet Tony Malaby – tenor saxophone  Greg Ward – alto saxophone Jim Baker – piano … More Chicago Jazz Festival


Ryley Walker and I made an album of duets. It is called Cannots. Dead Oceans is going to put it out on limited edition blue vinyl on Record Store Day. (April 16, 2016) Here is the cover. It features a painting by my friend Adam Scott. We will be announcing details about some special shows very … More Cannots

In the New Year

Something Else! premiered the title track to my next album, In the New Year. You can see the video that I shot at the Kansas State Fair HERE. In the New Year will be released in December on ears & eyes Records. The CD release show will be on December 3rd with Fred Lonberg-Holm, Caroline Davis, … More In the New Year

Sky Song

Very happy to be announcing this new Colorlist release that was a long time coming. Click on the image for more info.

Stirrup on Tour

Stirrup Midwest Tour May 22-26, 2013 May 22 The Sugar Maple Milwaukee, WI May 23 Eronel Dubuque, IA May 24 Cowboy Monkey Champaign, IL May 25 Merriman’s Playhouse South Bend, IN May 26 Hungry Brain Chicago, IL


A piece of mine from the new Stirrup record was featured on the Chicago Artists Resource website last week. You can check it out HERE. Look for the new Stirrup album Sewn out next week on 482 Records.