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Robert Frost Anniversary 

Today, 101 years ago, Robert Frost published his poem "The Road Less Traveled"


I wrote a song imagining that for some people, the road less traveled IS the right choice. And for others, the road more traveled is the right choice. And every so often, you look for a reason to go from one to the other and sometimes you can...

here's my version with the awesome Brandon Brooks on cello


and Mr. Frost's version, naturally. 

“The Road Not Taken”

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,

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Free Download! 

it has been announced to me that I have reached the "local" top ten on reverbnation. Now what that means, I'm not sure, and I don't know how "local" "local" means, but hey - it's cool!


so, in celebration, you can download "Goodnight is not Goodbye" for free here: https://dannrusso.bandcamp.com/track/goodnight-is-not-goodbye-2


It's the full band version we recorded last year. NEW MUSIC COMING UP AS WELL!

well that was a lot of fun! 

this past Friday was awesome.


thank you to Dave, Elissa, Brian, & Mike - heretofore known as THE CONGREGATION - for making me sound good.

thank you to DAve and everyone at WEMF for putting the show together

thank you to Chris for taking some great pics

thank you to the Middle East Downstairs for having a fence and a bunch of pipes for me to climb and hang on ;-)

Tonight. Middle East Downstairs. We're gonna rock. be there. 

I can't remember the last time I've been this excited to play a show.


I haven't played with a band in a LONG time and I haven't played the

Middle East Downstairs in ten years.


first band at 7. we hit the stage at 10:30.


Psyched cannot describe what I feel. Will you share it with me?