“The Wrong Side of the Tracks,” … hints at Semi-Twang’s fondness for gumbo, injecting the subtle spicing that can happen when musicians have integrated American musical roots deeply enough to reference them on a rusty dime.

Blurt   |   May 7, 2013  |  Read it [here]


The Why and the What For
Buy this CD  |  Download lyrics (PDF file)

The Wages of Sin (2011)
Buy this CD  |  Lyrics coming soon

Salty Tears (1988)
Out of print

The Why and the What For and Wages of Sin are available for download at CD Baby,, and iTunes.


Saturday, November 8, 2014
Shank Hall Anniversary Show
with the Mike Benign Compulsion
8pm | $10
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Nod to Bob
Tribute to Bob Dylan at Linneman’s
A benefit for the Hunger Task Force
$10  – or
$5 and 5 cans of food
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