Holland (part 2)

All of the sudden, we rounded the corner, and out of the whole country, we found what I think are the two places in Holland that haven’t changed in the last 15 years. We spent the bulk of my childhood in the Netherlands in two small houses. The neighborhoods around those two houses have remained the same, down to the …

Holland (part 1)

Well, I’ve been in Holland for two days, and last night I played for the first time at ACC (the church in Amersfoort). It was beautiful to spend time in song and worship with the church where I spent so much of my childhood. It never fails to amaze me how universal music can be. Singing songs like “Poetry and …

Brentwood Baptist Retreat

Thanks to everyone who attended the Brentwood Baptist single’s retreat. I had a great time leading worship for you all and hanging out this weekend. Special thanks to those who bought CDs. If you’ve got photos from the retreat, send them my way!

Update: Sam and Wes Build a Leslie

Well, Sam and I finished constructing the Leslie cabinet. It looks great and sounds even better. I’m going to post pictures as soon as I can, but I had to send off my MacBook Pro because it was damaged. The good news is that they’re replacing it with the brand new model. It’s a beauty! http://www.apple.com/macbookpro/

Sam and Wes Build A Leslie (part 1)

This is Sam: This is Sam’s band: This is a leslie speaker I pulled out of a Thomas Organ: We’re going to turn it into this: First we went to Home Depot to get supplies: Then we wired up the motors: Looking good, Sam: progress report coming soon.Song of the day: “Viva la Vida” by Coldplay07%20Viva%20La%20Vida.mp3

News Reel

The latest news from wespickering.com: I’m going to be leading worship on the Brentwood Baptist singles retreat November 7th, 8th, and 9th A trip to Holland is coming soon; likely in January…more coming soon… The Being Born EP is almost finished…can’t wait for you to hear it I will spend tomorrow cheering for the LSU Tigers Christmas is coming soon…get …

New EP – Update

Hey everyone,I’ve been working hard on the new EP, to be titled “Being Born.” This weekend, I spent time in Josh Wilson’s studio, working on electric guitars and auxiliary instruments. On sunday, I tracked vocals with my friends Sam and Abbie. Still on the schedule is tracking strings. The project should be ready for your ears by the end of …

Tired of Singing Sad Songs

Last week, I spend three days recording with Sara Beth. We recorded a bunch of great songs, including my favs “Tired of Singing Sad Songs” and “Three Sips of Beauty.” With Ben Shive at the helm producing, we set up shop in Sara Beth’s living room and recorded a lot of organic performances. Also in the studio right now is …

Feature on WBFJ FM in North Carolina

It’s been a while since I’ve posted an update. My computer is currently away in the hands of hundreds of Apple repair specialists who are trying to figure out what the heck is wrong with it. In the mean time, I’ve been on the road quite a bit with Josh Wilson and Jonathan Dunn. I also recently taped an interview …