Alan’s songs are narrative poems set to spirited melodies which he performs on the guitar and piano, solo and with his band bluefront. He puts a new twist on age-old sayings, giving them a fresh, surprising new meaning.
A Chicago native, the singer-songwriter first picked up a guitar at the age of ten, growing up in a house always filled with music. His love of music and writing remained while he went to college, law school and then grad school. He went to work at a large corporation as in-house counsel, traveling the world and later moved on to a law firm…but thoughts about creating music were ever-present.
“I always thought of being a musician and writing songs as the most fulfilling modes of self-expression”
Scenes from backstage, the studio, and life around the Chi.