Robert Kennedy Trio, Live at the BAJABA Showcase!

On October 1, 2016, I had the honor of performing live on KPFA’s BAJABA Showcase with Felicia Bridges and Afrikahn Jahmal Dayvs. I had been on the radio before with Afrikahn, but just for an interview and conversation, not for a performance. This time I played my B-3 in KPFA’s beautiful performance / recording studio…


Stream or download tracks from the Big Shoes album release concert!

Free music you can stream or download! Here’s a playlist of selections from the live concert I did at Coast Recorders with my trio to celebrate the release of Big Shoes.


A Past-Due Post: April 16, 2015 KKUP Radio Interview with Afrikahn Dayvs

On April 16, 2015 I had the pleasure of being interviewed on KKUP Radio’s JaZzLine program by Afrikahn Jamal Dayvs, one of the Bay Area’s great public supporters of the Hammond Organ. Of course our main topic was my recent album release Big Shoes. I apologize that the audio is clipped in some spots; I…


The Greatest Feel-Fake in Rock and Roll

This posting might interest non-musicians but it’s written with musician readers in mind, hence the “musician’s corner” category tag. Before you read on, it might be best to listen to this entire song and then come back here. The web and the world are heavily populated with objects, still images, and videos like this one and this one that show us how…


Big Shoes album release concert success!

I’m happy to report the Big Shoes album release concert and celebration at Coast Recorders in San Francisco was a sold-out success. Cody, Mason, and I had a blast being able to hear each other on stage better than ever thanks to the room’s perfect acoustics and the attentive crowd.


You asked: So how’s Big Shoes going?

Friends and fans have been asking how the record release is going for me now that Big Shoes has been out in the wild for a few weeks. The executive summary: It’s going well and the process continues to be a lot of fun. It’s selling on CD Baby, Amazon and BandCamp; one cool thing about BandCamp…


An oldie, linked here for reference (singing at jam sessions)

Here’s a blog post I wrote a few years back giving advice to singers who want to perform at jam sessions. Interest in the post reawoke recently when someone on Facebook raised the topic of discord between singers and instrumentalists, and we all agreed that much of the discord would dissolve with a few simple…


Big Shoes CD Release Concert coming up!

Hi, folks! I’m really excited to announce I’ll be playing a concert in the live room at Coast Recorders in San Francisco on April 18th, 2015 to celebrate the release of my new CD Big Shoes. That room is one of the remaining intact rooms designed by Bill Putnam, and has hosted lots of historic…


Site Under Construction

Hello, friends and fans. My web site is still in its infancy, just coming together out of dust, miracles, and the little scraps left over when you tear a page out of a spiral-bound notebook of staff paper. So please pardon our dust and check back soon. Things will be more polished in no time!