I’m so Appreciative of Life Right Now

Hi everyone.

It’s been a couple of weeks since I last posted. It has been a busy few weeks, but very rewarding.

So I mentioned in my last post I was going to play my first gig with a band called Rumble Seat, but guess what? It got cancelled. Because we are a nine piece band, it would’ve been time consuming to unload our equipment for the next band to perform their music. We decided to pull out of that one, because we felt it was important to make a first good impression.

The good thing about it all is that we played last Friday, June 14 at Ziggy’s in Stillwater and it was a tremendous success. The turn out was awesome and the support for the band was overwhelming.

We will be playing in Hudson on July 3rd. So if you live in the area or nearby, pop in and enjoy the awesome sounds of Rumble Seat, a tribute special to John Mellencamp.

Ta ta for now.

The Accented Guy

Author: Quinton R

AUTHOR BIO It's a tree with a chair on top and Jesus is balancing the chair while a black cat is charging at Jesus. This is how Quinton remembers phone numbers. Friend: "So when you get to Rice Street, you need to turn left". Quinton: "Ok, give me a second to memorize that. Yes, I can see mice all over that street eating at the rice, hence the street name. The mice are all leaning to the left and at the same time they have tattoos on their foreheads that reads "L" for loser. Oh, and they're sad, because they are all losers" Quinton is a South African native who literally is a "Jack of all Trades". Born in Cape Town, South Africa in 1977 during Apartheid. His ADHD as a child has helped him to early on in his life figure out how to think and do things the unconventional way without him knowing it was actually a very unusual way. He had a fairly good childhood upbringing according to himself. He couldn't understand why he wasn't suppose to interact with "white" people during that time, but that didn't deter him from asking questions and being inquisitive. He had built bikes so he could do stunts, learned how to juggle, taught himself to be a gymnast, studied the tennis pro's by meticulously copying every single move they made, played amateur soccer and held the highest record among his friends for tapping a football over a thousand times in one take, co founded an a Capella group called Young Ambition where he was the lead singer, was a stand up comedian for 6 months, annoyed his teachers at school, was the life of the party everywhere he went, toured the U.S, got married to an American, had two daughters, got divorced after 11 years and currently an online entrepreneur. Oh, he also created online YouTube music, calls himself "The Accented Guy" and taught himself to play the keyboards, became a skilled jazz musician, because his voice started giving in. He's played with well known bands all over town and in other states. He experimented using Jazz to incorporate it into heavy metal, rock, European progressive classical music etc. and also studied languages whereby his goal is to speak Spanish fluently by the end of 2017

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