And Now For Something Completely Different

Putting aside the pressing issues of the day for a moment, it’s time for a personal item. My 19-year-old son Nick, having taken up the guitar about three years ago at the urging of his old dad, has been writing music like mad. He spends most of his time playing his Dean Evo, but has just sent me a clip of himself playing a little Celtic-style ditty that he wrote a little while back on the 6-string acoustic. (Think Bron-Y-Aur Stomp.)

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5 Comments

  1. bighominid says

    Great job with both composition and performance!

    Kevin

    Posted February 10, 2008 at 4:14 am | Permalink
  2. Charles says

    Catchy! So when is he coming out with a CD? I want this on my iPod.

    Posted February 10, 2008 at 6:24 am | Permalink
  3. Malcolm says

    Well, I wouldn’t want him to neglect his academic obligations…

    Posted February 10, 2008 at 12:40 pm | Permalink
  4. bob koepp says

    Good show, Nick! Tell your old man that your only “academic” obligations are to keep on keepin’ on (learning, that is).

    Posted February 10, 2008 at 4:15 pm | Permalink
  5. Charles says

    Undergrads have academic obligations?

    Posted February 11, 2008 at 2:51 am | Permalink