Category: writing

  • 50,000


    It’s just a little under 6 months since I released my latest album Compulsions and today one of the songs – I Like You – hit 50,000 streams on Spotify. It’s an arbitrary number, but a nice, round one. It reminded me of the cover of one of Elvis Presley’s greatest hits collections called 50,000,000…

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  • Croz


    I wonder which thing made them lose their dream ‘Cause mine is alive, very much it would seem David Crosby, A Dream For Him The story goes that David Crosby, from the Byrds, and Steven Stills, from Buffalo Springfield, were singing around a piano in Joni Mitchell’s place, when Graham Nash heard a harmony part…

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  • The last 2022 Interview

    The last 2022 Interview

    My last interview of the year is with Kamil Bobin at Lost in the Manor. Kamil) Hey Mike Power, super nice to have the chance to chat with you. What first got you into music? There was always music in my house growing up. My parents listened to different kinds of music but there was…

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  • Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas

    and here’s hoping that our collective compulsion in the new year will be for peace on earth.

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  • Christmas Lyrics Poem #4

    Christmas Lyrics Poem #4

    While you’re standing underneath the mistletoe I’m dreaming of a Are you listening? Do you hear what I hear? Silver bells Jingle bells Sleigh bells ring Do you hear? No crib for a bed I am a poor boy too You’ll be doing alright But I’ll have Fa-la-la-la-la I offer you this simple phrase ‘Tis…

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