November 28, 2018

Folks, another huge announcement for us today! James Labrie, a longtime vocal hero of mine, and lead vocalist for progressive metal giants Dream Theater, has graciously joined Symphony North as a featured vocalist on our Bell Ringer album!

My friendship with James goes...

November 28, 2018

We're thrilled to announce that Jordan Rudess of the progressive rock/metal band Dream Theater is featured on the upcoming Symphony North release!

Jordan and I have been friends a long time, sharing music, meals, and quite a lot more over the years. Early in 2018, as I...

November 6, 2018

Folks!

What could be better than a Christmas tree made of books? Well, how about if my full novel of The Bell Ringer gets picked up for publication. That would work for me.

Last week, my literary agent sent the full novel I wrote--a book which tells the deeper story of T...

November 5, 2018

Hey there!

We're thrilled to share that Tim Hockenberry is singing on a couple Symphony North tracks from the forthcoming album, The Bell Ringer. Some will remember Tim from his time with multi-platinum selling Christmas rock bands. Others will remember him from his ama...

November 4, 2018

Hey folks,

I promised you a video clip of Val Vigoda playing a rif from one of the new Symphony North songs. Well, here it is! 

Val is used to playing cool runs from her time touring with platinum-selling Christmas rock bands. So, it was amazing to see her playing throug...

November 4, 2018

We're proud to announce that Michael Lanning, who recorded and toured with platinum-selling Christmas rock artists, has tracked vocals on a couple of new Symphony North tunes. Michael's got an amazing voice, filled with character and soul. And we couldn't be happier th...

November 3, 2018

Hey folks,

So, another exciting development. Jody Ashworth, accomplished actor and singer, who, among other things, recorded with platinum-selling Christmas rock bands, will be singing two songs on our upcoming release of The Bell Ringer.

Jody has an amazingly powerful v...

November 3, 2018

So, one of the thrills of writing and recording The Bell Ringer is working with amazing musicians. When I went looking for a great violinist to retrack some of the original twelve songs, as well as lend some humanity and vitality to new tracks we're releasing this year.