Rick Parnell Music

Back to basics

This month we released my latest album of original songs: Until the Dawn. We did so very softly and quietly, well aware that the timing went against all good advice and that there would be little interest or audience.  The CD itself won't be produced or released until Spring (if at all). On the other hand, it was ready and overdue, and there is enough new material to release another one next year
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Pre release to flash drives nearly complete

Next week the final few songs on the new album will be upload-able through the "updates" folder on the the flash drives sold over the past year or so. If you want to be one of the first to own the album, the best way is to purchase a flash drive from our site. We're proud of all of the new tracks, and we're still looking for video ideas, so if you have some thoughts or know someone who might want to
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Spare 5 minutes to help make our next video?

When I wrote "Touch Me Now”,  I was reflecting on the thin lines between good & evil,  "the wrong side of history”, & the danger of seeing others as foreign to ourselves.  The song’s been receiving some attention with the album release coming soon, & now we’re thinking about producing a video.   Please take :05 minutes to listen to the song, then let me
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Melodies in Mind

I'll be making what seems to be an annual live appearance on the Melodies in Mind radio program tomorrow evening. There's certainly a lot to talk about with the band changes over the past year, the radio interest received by Next Time Around, the bundle of new songs still in production and what that might mean in terms of a record release, the upcoming show with Clute and special guest Henrikee and
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Marquix Article and Interview

Somewhere around the end of September this year I was asked to do an interview with Lauren Thompson at Marquix Global in support of the international radio play "Next Time Around" is receiving. Below is the full transcript of that article which can also be read directly on the Marquix Global site.  I've eliminated some typos here and formatted it for easy reading.  I'm pretty happy with it.Bailing
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