Pictures

Killer Head

It was 1980-something. I was in a band called Sans Dargent (i.e. “no money”). I wrote a song called “Killer Head” because it’s hard to play. Because it’s hard to play, people. This was recorded live at a club, the Blue Wall, and I have done my best to mix/master it to be sonically acceptable.…

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Tempest

Some pics from my band Tempest back at UMASS Amherst.  There are more.  I have to look for those.     

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On the Road from 2002-2004 (with this hair)

For two years I left the practice of law and business behind and went back “out there” to play full time in the “Ricky Berger Blues Band.”  That was a wonderful and several times truly wild journey.  I hosted a weekly blues jam in Hopedale, MA and played lots of gigs here and there.  The…

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16, with that Jeff Beck T-Shirt.

1974 Fender Telecaster Custom.  1960’s Fender Bandmaster head.  An Acoustic cab (with at least one horn) that sounded awesome.  I have always loved great gear and playing loud.  I was, however, overly serious about things.  And I probably thought a little too highly of myself back in those days.  We live and we learn (at…

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High School (From the Year Book).

In high school I always had my guitar with me. This picture was included in the first or second page of the yearbook. The guitar was a Gibson ES 175. I won all-state with that guitar.  These were the years where my teachers pushed me, and pushed me, to study and learn my instrument and…

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