010720 Jamcruise I

By the time 2019 rolled around Jamcruise had been going on for seventeen years and it had been on my radar for about half that time. Of course a cruise stacked with solid live music playing virtually around the clock was right up my alley, but it seemed like every year the dates conflicted with my regular gig at the National Arts Centre, so I always had to give it a pass. But early in the year I had noticed that the dates for Jamcruise 18 meshed perfectly with my calendar…

010820 Jamcruise II

On January 8th, 2020 I woke up at 9am and was already exhausted. It was day two of Jamcruise and I had been completely, utterly spent when I crawled into my bunk a mere 4.5 hours earlier. I needed much, much more sleep and thankfully, mercifully, and quite unexpectedly I fell back into a deep slumber and stayed that way…