Tag Archives: Italy

Songs of Will T. Massey — “Brand New Game”

Will never released this song to the public, but he did record it and send it out on a private 5-song CD. This video comes from a rare live performance during his 2007 tour of Italy, recorded at Spaziomusica in … Continue reading

Posted in music, songs, Will T. Massey | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Two-fer Tuesday — Music from Iowa & Italy

Today, I’m sharing some of the music in my head from friends in faraway places. As distant as these two sources might be, they share a similar musical tone and songwriting approach. Both are also people I met through my … Continue reading

Posted in music, musicians | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Italia Welcomes Will T. Massey Back, 2006 (Part 2)

I’m closing out the year by republishing the MySpace blog entires I wrote a dozen years ago while accompanying my cousin, Will T. Massey, on his first visit to Italy after 15 years, performing for a fan base hungry for … Continue reading

Posted in music, musicians, travel, Will T. Massey | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Back to the Beginning: Blogging Will’s Italy Tour, 2006 (Part 1)

Readers of my blog know that my cousin, Will T. Massey, is a frequent topic. In fact, Will was the focus of my first blog back a dozen years ago when I traveled to Italy with him for a 2-week … Continue reading

Posted in music, musicians, travel, Will T. Massey | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Something Lost” — Songs of Will T. Massey

Will returned to performing and recording music in 2005 after a prolonged period of isolation. He released a couple of stripped-down records before recording his first studio album in years, Letters in the Wind. Meanwhile, a fan from Italy, Edward … Continue reading

Posted in songs, Will T. Massey | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Continued Dancing Lessons from God

“Peculiar travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God.” from the Books of Bokonen (Cat’s Cradle, Kurt Vonnegut) Summer — vacation time! I’ve been absent from the back porch this last week while we toddled around England — but that’s another story. … Continue reading

Posted in anecdotes, Buller, travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment