For the One I Love…

Below you may listen to (and download if you wish) a new song I wrote for the one I love. Well… not NEW new… I wrote it last February 14th, which was the 30th anniversary of my first date with Nanci-Lynne Bell (nee Traub). As the story of our coming...

Bob Bennett’s New CD, Joy Deep as Sorrow

Review by Steve Bell  I just spent an hour listening intently to Bob Bennett’s new CD, Joy Deep as Sorrow. Aaaaand… he does it once again:  With characterisitic wit and disarming insight, our buddy Bob draws us into his own story, which turns out to be our...

Adventures in Songwriting: Epiphany on the Jordan

I’m sitting here frustrated as can be. I have been considering, for awhile, that now might be the time to put some thoughts together for a book. I have a few months off  from  touring, and I am supposed to refrain from  playing guitar to let a repetitive strain...

A Sonnet and a Song for The Feast of Christ the King

Today is the last Sunday of the Western Church calendar year before she starts fresh next Sunday, rehearsing  (re-harrowing) the great gospel story that begins with the season of Advent.   To commemorate, Malcolm Guite posted a beautiful, unsettling sonnet riffing off...

Bruised Ego and Bad Manners

Last night I sang a couple of songs at a fundraising banquet in Winnipeg.  My buddy Paul  asked me to sing.  I happened to have the night free, and I have great history and respect  for the organization, so I was more than happy that I could oblige. I must admit to...

This Message Paid for by Signpost Music

Hi!  My name is Steve Bell and I approve this message. Just in case anyone thinks this photo comes unsolicited from casual observer who happened to capture me walking thoughtfully through a wood…  sorry, but have to disappoint. Before this shoot, I got my hair cut,...

Story of Keening For The Dawn

(scroll down to listen to title track…) This project started in the spring of 2010, when I was travelling along an LA freeway with my friend, Greg Leith.  He was trying to sell me me on the idea of attending the C.S. Lewis Summer Institute the following summer...

Keening For the Dawn – review

 Purchase HERE… review Steve Bell   KEENING FOR THE DAWN  Christmastide                  roots/traditional -by Kevin Belmonte Some gifts mark the seasons, and are, in themselves, things we return to gladly—gratefully. Such a gift comes this year in Keening for...
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