Monthly Archives: April 2011

Pre-Nashville Days: The U.K. Connections: I

Warmest greetings! As mentioned in the “Pre-Nashville Days:  The Louisiana Connections”, I had been a musician, singer, songwriter, and recording & performing artist long before ever setting foot in Nashville, Tennessee.  Ever since my Junior High School days until my … Continue reading

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Pre-Nashville Days: The Louisiana Connections: V

Warmest greetings! As described in the earlier Posts/Blogs, my musical and performance inclinations were greatly affected and enhanced and influenced by my parents, my grandparents, other Louisiana performing artists, and growing up in the Bayou State…in general. Another interesting bit … Continue reading

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Pre-Nashville Days: The Louisiana Connections: IV

Warmest greetings! Parts I, II, & III of ‘Pre-Nashville Days:  The Louisiana Connections” described my very early years of growing up in the great State of Louisiana; the Bayou State.  These posts pointed out the positive and powerful influence my … Continue reading

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Pre-Nashville Days: The Louisiana Connections: III

Warmest greetings! So, from Parts I & II, you can see that musical interest, musical influence, & musical performance have been ‘in my blood’ from a very early age. My grandparents (on my mother’s side), Sam & Pauline Beard, had … Continue reading

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Pre-Nashville Days: The Louisiana Connections: Part II

Warmest greetings! As I mentioned in Part I, music and the desire to perform have been ‘in my blood’, for a very long time…even as far back as elementary school.  My grandfather, Mr. Sam Beard, led the worship singing at … Continue reading

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Pre-Nashville Days: The Louisiana Connections: Part I

Warmest greetings! Prior to any connections and experience with or in Nashville, I grew up in the Bayou State…Louisiana.  All throughout Jr. High School, High School, & College, I played Top 40 Rock ‘n Roll; starting in ‘garage bands’ in … Continue reading

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Welcome To My Word Press Blogs! :)

Warmest greetings! Welcome, one and all, to my brand new Word Press Blogs!  This is all new to me, but I am told this is a wonderful way to stay in touch with friends, family, fans, acquaintances, associates, et cetera … Continue reading

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