" . . . This was purely a creative effort. For
me it was always about the music. Of course, I had to forget
allot of what people had tried to teach me when I was trying
to write commercially. I had to open up to myself; to
feelings and ideas that I didn't always like. What started
out as sort of a distraction (a kind of hobby) changed as
the music started taking shape.
Sometimes songs come from the head;
sometimes they come from the heart. Actually, that's wrong,
because, to tell you the truth I really don't know where
they come from. The songs I like, I call "the head songs,"
the songs I love, "the heart songs," although, sometime the
heart can be less than kind.
Of course, I wouldn't want to mislead
anybody about the music. It's not all that heavy - most of
the time. I do have fun with numbers like "No One's Gonna
Play This Song," and "Just Cuz I Wanted to." There's a blues
number; just because I've always wanted to produce one.
Behind the Songs) And "Rockola" is the pure rock
number that I originally thought would be more of a sixty's
thing. But Carolyn prefers the 50's. Its Music that
you listen to.
I'm proud of the album. I'm grateful that
my life allowed me the opportunity
to produce it . . . "