Song Challenge Songs

My home open mic meets on Thursdays 7:30pm at The Rose Garden restaurant on 140 in Upton, Ma. Monthly, we host a Songwriting challenge in which topics are brainstormed and voted on by the audience. Once a topic has been selected by our great democratic process – the room is invited to write a song…


Forever Unpunched!

My friend Crystal Joy and I wrote and produced a record. You’ll probably like it because it is awesome. Check out our band Rabelais at rabelais.rocks


Programming script for FTM100DR and FTM400DR

I recently installed the new Yaesu FTM100DR radio in my car, and it’s not currently supported by any open source programming software. RT Systems has some programming software, but it only runs on windows, and it’s kinda stupid expensive. I found a utility by KZ7ZZZ over at the 4x4ham.com forums that reads Yaesu’s .dat file and…


Blackstone Valley 2m/440cm Repeaters and Public Service Frequencies.

Here is a list of all of the active HAM repeaters and Public services in the area that I can currently reach. This may be of use to someone in the Blackstone Valley Area. (Download this .csv file and import into your programming software) 857_memories   Location Name Frequency Duplex Offset Tone rToneFreq cToneFreq DtcsCode…


Luke MacNeil digs deep with ‘These Are Good Songs’

By Victor D. Infante TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF Add a comment   When Uxbridge musician Luke MacNeil titled his album “These Are Good Songs,” he wasn’t kidding. Of course, they’re all covers, but when you’re playing songs written by the likes of Ryan Adams, John Hiatt, Kris Delmhorst, Martin Sexton, Peter Mulvey and my two…