One year ago Jake and I had this crazy idea.  What if we gathered together our musical friends at Falcon Ridge and brought a complete studio worth of recording equipment and recorded all the cover songs that we’ve been playing for the past four years?  Wouldn’t it be fantastic if […]


A panel of experts… and me?!

In June I was invited to sit in as a person of some authority on the subject of building community with a couple of people I respect the heck out of: singer/songwriter and activist Fred Gillen Jr. and Elise MacDonald who runs Studio 99 in Nashua NH.  Also joining us […]

Breathe in autumn

Where did the summer go? We finally get an old fashioned summer with great weather and a lack of rain and boy did we make the best of it. Pesky has performed over twenty-five shows in six states – we headlined our first festival at Wachusett Folk Festival along with […]

Falcon Ridge gone crazy!

Wow! Just wow! Your Pesky J. Boys had one wild time up on Dobbs farm in Hillsdale, NY. Starting with our own stage Thursday night and amassing a crowd well over 350 strong. In three days we managed to perform over eight times and were so close to appearing on […]

Gearing up…

PJN is enjoying the calm before the storm… we’ve got a crazy summer on the way and have been gearing up for it! We’ll post soon about our amazing adventures…