Tunes and Tips for Tony Yardley is a way to come full circle and help me help a man who has made it possible for me to stand in front of others and make music in public. I have been working with Tony for more than two decades. He has been my teacher and mentor for the guitar and ukulele. I have grown as a songwriter. He has become a friend like family. Right now he cannot play music as he is fighting 'Rona for his life. She hasn't beat the drum on him yet and we have high hopes he will make the trip home. If you would please give here or
I'll be playing original and cover songs at the local watering hole, Partners on Wednesday, Dec. 9th from 5-7 p.m., if you'd like to put tips in a jar instead of using this online service. All proceeds benefit Tony and his family. Please join me in helping him get back on his feet again.