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“Roughneck Grace” A burial for Goldie

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s “Roughneck Grace,” titled, “A burial for Goldie” can be seen online here.

New Tent Show Radio Tonight: Natalie MacMaster, Donnell Leahy + Teague Alexy

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tonight (Saturday, May 19th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. This week’s show welcomes Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, and special guest Teague Alexy. In between all the music, Mike describes a real dang bad dang…View post

Co-Writing with Geoffrey Keezer

Stood in the wings once and watched this guy go to the stratosphere and back. As he came offstage he said, “That was fun. I’ve never played that song before.” I don’t know what it’s like to have a brain like that hooked to hands like that, but I’m happy to have a co-writing credit…View post

New Tent Show Radio Tomorrow: Natalie MacMaster, Donnell Leahy + Teague Alexy

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tomorrow (Saturday, May 19th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. This week’s show welcomes Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, and special guest Teague Alexy. In between all the music, Mike describes a real dang bad dang…View post

“Roughneck Grace” Waiting for wrens move into house

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). This week’s “Roughneck Grace,” titled, “Waiting for wrens move into house” can be seen online here.