Dan Rivero, Wayne Carter and me at the Walnut St Winery
The Muzik Maker Band, year unknown. Bob Smith, me, Steve Fowler, Steve Dykema, Evans Brittin
with the great Pat Martino, Jazz at the Bistro, St Louis. Friend and fellow guitarist Tony Fafoglia is the photo-bomber in the back
Me, Gordon and Mark. An earlier incarnation of Ocean State
The Frank Trompeter Quartet, 1990something. Me, Frank, Tim Harte, Brian Pryor
me and David Hoffman, a dear friend of several decades and a BITCH trumpet player
Frankly Speaking, year unknown. Steve Alexander, me, Frank Parker, Alicia Williams, Johnny Thompson, Kevin Ellis
What a gig! Jeff Magby, me, Tim Green
me and stormin' Norman
Bob Katt and the Missing Lynx. Brad Davis, Kevin Cox, me, Chas Blythe
Ocean State at Arlingtons's. Mark Russillo, Rob Killam, Lou Humphrey, me
at One East Market in Taylorville, 2011
3 guitarist amigos: Dave Lumsden, me, Joe Cooke
Lime St Cafe, year unknown. Kevin Hart, piano; me, guitar; Kevin Ellis, bass; unknown, drums; Virgil Rhodes sitting in on saxophone. Childhood friend James Isley took this picture, for what it;s worth.
The Bob Graham Quartet, 1969. Bill Waldmire, Bob Graham, Ben Drake and me.
My Dad's band The Trombone Section. Dad is the one taking a solo
Japan November 1995
with Tim Green on piano and Jeff Magby on drums. Sebastian's. Don't recall the year.
Scoundrel, January 1985 Dallas TX
8 18 20 First clean shave in I don't know how long!And I look younger!!
The Sam Crain Quartet 2005 me, GG Pelletier, Kevin Ellis , Don Cochran
CD Release Party for Rose of Loami. Andy Burtschi, Rich Olson, me
Dad and Emil Hattoon, a family friend. Golconda Illinois, year unknown.
Robert "Hoppy' Johnson. The very first jazz drummer I ever worked with. Wonderful guy, a gentleman through and through, who never had an unkind word about anybody. As you get older you realize how cool this is.
Don Cochran, who played with my group almost as long as I did.
Bill Schlipf who worked in my trio for a number of years. RIP Bill
1985, on the bus headed someplace.
Age 8 or 9, Lebanon Indiana. My cousin Jan is to the left, Mom is right behind me.
Me and Mom, year unknown, The Sangamo Club.
Cindy and Jill. Got these two in 2009, lost Jill in 2019
Cindy is still with me
Crispin Glauber as George McFly
My favorite Jack Webb movie
Me at work. God knows what I'm doing but I sure look determined!
Dad in his element
GG Pelletier, longtime friend and bandmate
Dad, Bob Klocke,Jules Hainaut(aka Jodo). Hoppy is in the green suit.
Viva Las Vegas! Jim Laurie took this picture, year unknown
Dennis Darling and me at St John's on Halloween, year unknown
Tokyo, 1995. Unidentified guy(our guide), Dan Phillips, me
Kevin Ellis at Lime St
My favorite building in Manhattan, The Lipstick Building. 53rd street and 3rd Avenue. Bernie Madoff was supposed to have had an office there.
8th avenue, Manhattan
Sam Central-my 'base of operations' The anatomy pinup courtesy of my ex-stepdaughter, when I parted with them. A sense of humor similar to mine.
1985 Corpus Christi, TX The lovely Sherron, a young 41, and me at 31. My 'Mrs Robinson experience
Calgary Alberta CANADA 1985. Me "using that Illinois charm in Dick Caldwell's backyard
1999, New York City. Manhattan, Murray Hill neighborhood(37th between 1st and 2nd)The great guitarist Joshua Breakstone and me.
Kenneth Barton Sr at the piano. Wonderful player, playing reminiscent of Art Tatum. Glad to have gotten to play music with him. RIP Kenny!
1999, New York City. A Monday night on Times Square, dark with all the Theatres closed.
MIdtown Manhattan. The famed 52nd street.
From a time when I was playing a lot more bass than I wanted to and not nearly enough guitar. Formed this support group. We've yet to have a meeting though..