Kinda Cool

Hi, Nancy Carey Johnson singer/songwriter here. Last December my family and I moved @35 miles south of where we'd been living. I'd heard Millerton had a good music scene but I couldn't seem to find it. Finally someone said "Gee, there are a couple of places that have open mic night (ah hem, so much for a 'Good music scene"). Rather than just going down, I called to make sure the 'places' were in fact having an open mic. As it happens, they weren't that night. Week after week I called to make sure I wasn't wasting my time only to be told that 'sorry, not this week probably next week'... Read more about Kinda Cool »

Cool Experience

Hi, Nancy Carey Johnson singer/songwriter here. I had a very interesting thing happen to me the other day. Many of you know that one of the hats I wear is that of Music Director for the Children's Peace Project in Chatham, NY. Well one of my CPP kids sent me an email regarding one of the songs I wrote that we perform called "What Do You Do?", and I wanted to share it with you... Read more about Cool Experience »

This Old House

This is the first song I wrote since the age of 12. The lyrics mirror some true stories of some of the farmers I know. It is a hard look at the realities of farming. There is a saying "Never have so few fed so many for so little". This is the gospel truth. When you're counting your blessings, don't forget all of the very skilled, hardworking farmers who give up riches to be able to work closely with the earth - we owe them a lot! - N. Read more about This Old House »

So Excited!

Hi, Nancy Carey Johnson singer/songwriter here. I'm so excited! I finally got a chance to lay down some more demo tracks. a romantic song called "Web", another children's song "Baby Animal Friends" based on a story written by my friend 9 year old Ashley (he was 8 at the time he wrote it), "The Moon", and 2 covers - Desperado and Wagon Wheel. I LOVE to sing those songs so it was a real treat for me! One of these days I'll record other covers that I ALSO LOVE TO SING! Read more about So Excited! »

Keep Your Fingers Crossed

Hi, Nancy Carey Johnson singer/songwriter here. I Just found out that my duet partner in As You Are, 20 year old Michael Franklin, is trying out for American Idol this weekend. Keep your fingers crossed for him. He's hugely talented, polite and a GREAT GUY to boot! He not only sang with me, he put the 'video' to the music. Checkout it out on YouTube - As You Are by nancy carey johnson and michael franklin. There are 2 choices to click on. Both the same vocals, only one has a video. And if you like it, please leave a comment. We LOVE to hear from you! Have a great night and do good work! Read more about Keep Your Fingers Crossed »