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Festivals, Internship, and School - 10/29/19

I have had the opportunity to intern at Chicago's Music Garage all summer, where I worked with the wonderful musicians and staff at this rehearsal space. Throughout this process I have learned that I want to pursue the music business…

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Chicago Blues Festival, Kansas, and more! - 7/29/19

I had an amazing time playing with Rick King's Royal Hustle at the 2019 Chicago Blues Festival! The festival was filled with musicians and fans from all around the world and I was very thankful to be a part of…

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End of the School Year! - 5/29/19

What a past crazy couple of months it has been! I have had the pleasure of doing shows with Rick King's Royal Hustle and The Smiley Tillmon band while going through all of my jazz courses at DePaul University. I…

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Shows in Chicago! - 3/29/19

Over the month of March I have had the pleasure of playing with the Smiley Tillmon Band by filling in for Kate Moss on numerous occasions at venues such at Smoke Daddy and Hailstorm Brewing Company. They sure know how…

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Being a Seat Filler at the 2019 Grammy's - 2/28/19

I had the time of my life being a seat filler at the 2019 Grammy's! I received the opportunity to sit within the first twenty rows for the majority of the show. This musical event showcase so much talent and…

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National Association of Music Merchants Gathering! - 1/27/19

My first to NAMM in Los Angeles was a HUGE success! There were so many exciting booths filled with incredible musical gear to gaze upon. All of the musicians that performed at this event were incredibly talented, especially those playing…

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Conclusion of the Year! - 12/29/18

December ended up being one of the most busy months I have had this year. I ended up getting the Roland Blues Cube to bring around for my gigs in Chicago which sounds amazing. I also announced that I am…

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Happy Thanksgiving! - 11/28/18

What a great conclusion to the end of the school year! I had a blast starting my third year at DePaul University and can't wait to come back next year. I performed at Buddy Guy's Legends with Rick King's Royal…

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October calls for Docktoberfest! - 10/28/18

Absolutely loved playing with Rick King's Royal Hustle right next to the riverside at Docktoberfest! It was a beautiful landscape with so many people dancing to our music. We continue our weekly residency at Taylor Street Tap every Sunday growing…

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Back in Chicago! - 9/28/18

I've had a great first month back in Chicago! It was great to be a part of the 40th anniversary for the famous blues club, B.L.U.E.S., on Halsted Street playing with Marty Sammon of Buddy Guy. I have also joined…

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Festivals, New York, and Busking! - 8/28/18

Started out the month of August by jamming with Randy Lippincott and Dirty Deal at the Riverfront Blues Festival in Delaware! I also got the chance to visit the Red Lion and Bitter End to play with some phenomenal musicians…

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The Blues are Alive! - 7/30/18

It has been a great first month in Philadelphia for the summer! I had a couple of great shows including the a reunion show for Time Gap, a youth showcase of the blues players of Philadelphia, and playing in a…