Even the monks are hip now...

All hope is officially lost! Among the many things I have always loved about my extremely variegated neighborhood are its Tibetan monks. I've always marveled at how they adhere to their meager tenets, gatherng food offerings from us locals of…

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Happy Anniversary!

My dad was playing a gig and some mutual friends set up a blind date. The deal was, the singer who came up to request a certain song would be the one he was supposed to ask out. So he’s…
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Long Range Dinner Plans...

You wake up to an email from the venue in Copenhagen inquiring as to your dietary preference for the after-show dinner, a month before the gig. And then people still ask you, "Hey JT, how come you don't play NYC…

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The travails of booking tour dates...

Those "Facebook memories" things are often unsettling (or sometimes downright creepy), but this one was kind of funny:

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Jefferson Thomas

March 24, 2015 · New York · 

Booked three tour dates today: a radio-sponsored show…