Gray Days and Gold March 2020

Songs for shut-ins and ditties for the socially distant, from the show designed to chill you out with maximum melody and moderate melancholy.

Gray Days and Gold February 2020

Your February dose of quietude with attitude, from the show designed to chill you out with maximum melody and moderate melancholy.

Tear running down the face of Piper Laurie in The Hustler

Moods for maudlins. Songs that sound like January, from the show designed to chill you out with maximum melody and moderate melancholy.

Art nouveau carved wood panel with the words Gray Days and Gold

A new music show designed to chill you out with maximum melody, moderate melancholy, and exceptional songwriting. Easy listening worth listening to.

Wainwright Tile & Stone storefront

In which I baffle the innocent owners of a local business here in Charlottesville by imagining their shop being owned by a pop singer and writing a accompanying jingle.

Martin Newell Mulled Rhyme header image

A collaboration with one of my favorite musicians on a visual interpretation of his poem.

sounds of WOXY 97X 1985

Did ’80s music suck? Not on Ohio’s modern rock WOXY 97X; what I heard there in ’85 alone was remarkable. Here—in 14 hours across 5 mixes—is how it sounded.

For mixtapers, here’s a bizarro ’50s reply card reformatted into a downloadable cassette J-card insert (along with my own themed song mix).