Guitars, Cadillacs, Hillbilly Music ~ The Antique Automobile Club of America

Guitars, Cadillacs, Hillbilly Music ~ The Antique Automobile Club of America

As some of you know, I am the guitarist for the band Wendy Owens and Renegade.  We are a fairly successful band with 12 song CD out and have shared the stage with Big & Rich, Lee Brice, Trace Adkins, and Dierks Bentley.  This year we put away roughly 57+ shows all over New York and Pennsylvania.  One particular venue we play a 4 night stand is called “The Winner Circle Saloon” in Hershey, PA.  When we are

St. Nicholas Coal Breaker

St. Nicholas Coal Breaker

I have always had a fascination with the way things work. Since I was a kid, I would constantly take things apart, re-assemble them and try to make them better. Machinery and I just get along real well. Recently on an urban exploration “vacation” with 3 of my friends, a location came up that really got me excited. It was an old coal breaker in Pennsylvania called “St. Nicholas”. How cool is that right? Still full of old machinery, workman’s boots, control panels, wooden dies for giant machine castings, this really was an industrial playground and I was super excited.