DavidMcPherson

Author of the book: The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern: A Complete History (Dundurn Press, September 23, 2017). David is also President and Chief Creative Officer of McPherson Communications — a Waterloo-based writing and public relations consulting business. Ever since attending his first rock concert in 1989 (The Who) and buying his first LP (Freeze Frame by The J. Geils Band), music has become “the elixir of his life.” With more than 18,000 songs on his iPod, and an ever-growing vintage vinyl collection, it’s a joy for him to discover new music; he loves sharing these discoveries with his wife and two children. A regular contributor to Words + MusicHamilton Magazine, and SOCAN's Words + Music, over the years his writing on music has also appeared in the following publications: PastePerforming SongwriterAmerican SongwriterBluegrass UnlimitedExclaim!Canadian Musician, and Chartattack.com. Before starting his own business, David spent 12 years as a senior communications consultant in the public sector, specializing in employee communications. 

Posts that DavidMcPherson has contributed.

Farm Aid 2017: A Priceless Pilgrimage

Live Review

Farm Aid 2017: A Priceless Pilgrimage

Willie Nelson on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Sammy Brue: Not Your Typical Teen

Interview

Sammy Brue: Not Your Typical Teen

Lindi Ortega Just Wants to Make Good Art

Interview

Lindi Ortega Just Wants to Make Good Art

Beth Bombara Getting it Done

Article

Beth Bombara Getting it Done

Colin James Takes You on a Journey to the Blues Highway

Interview

Colin James Takes You on a Journey to the Blues Highway

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Circles Back to Its Roots

Interview

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Circles Back to Its Roots

Jack Ingram's Seven-Year Journey Is Worth the Wait

Interview

Jack Ingram's Seven-Year Journey Is Worth the Wait

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