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Dec 17 2012

From Cary

(from Cary) I pulled this song out to find some peace in light of the recent nightmare in CT

I grew up not far from Newtown in Westport, CT. My best friend growing up actually went to Sandy Hook.

This was from 9/11 but I still think there is some healing words in there ...

Obama quoted the first scripture I ever memorized - and my favorite to this day - from Paul's letter to the Corinthians (2 Corinthians 4:16-18).. Paul's words, God's words and Obama's words moved me deeply. .. So I was moved to share these words..

Dec 15 2012

New JP Destination

Cary blogs about his new favorite town and JP Destination, San Miguel de Allende www.carypierce.tumblr.com

Dec 14 2012

Favorite Gift Memory

I remember trying to find my Mom gifts as a kid. She got a lot of soaps and lotions but my fave was this 18x24 of a dude wearing riding pants, a tweed jacket and long leather boots. He was sitting on a Rolls Royce in front of a Downton Abbey-type manor and the caption said, "I've Been Rich & I've Been Poor........Rich is Better." We used to say that all the time in a silly British accent. She kept it in our laundry room when we lived in Atlanta. -Cary

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Dec 12 2012

Holiday Gift Idea

Give the gift of a Jackopierce Destination show this year! Order your tickets by Dec 19 at 12:00pm CST and we'll send you a signed, gift-wrapped postcard for under the tree. Email jackopierce@dryve.us with info on where you want it sent.

Santa Barbara- June 8, 2013

Martha's Vineyard- August 17, 2013

Dec 10 2012

Favorite Memory

I grew up in Connecticut.
We used to have open houses every year. They'd last all day. People would just come and go from 10 to 5. I had some of the most meaningful conversations with people I knew I would only see once a year. We had hot apple cider for the kids and some type of hot wine drink for the adults. Our living room had 20' ceilings so we always had the biggest Christmas tree around. Our house was built by an artist and a musician so there was a stage in that room with a grand piano. That's the piano that I learned my first chords and it's where I wrote "Vineyard" and many others.

Sooner of later everyone would gather around the piano and we'd fumble through some carols. My mom would play liberace style and make everyone laugh. She's quite the entertainer.

Our house was actually two houses put together. The first was a 200+ year old Carriage House to the mansion up on the hill. Our house is gone but the mansion still there today and sits atop Clapboard Hill in Westport, CT. The second was the one the Artist and the Musician built - and they connected it with a slate and glass atrium. When they bought the Carriage House, they found a bell. They literally built the whole house around the bell - complete with a bell tower and a 3 story spiral staircase leading up to it. So surely every hour or so someone would ring the bell. It was awesome. You could see Long Island Sound from up there. Everyone knew the "bell" house.

-Cary

Events

Dec 31 2017  |  Dallas, TX
8:00 PM - Tickets
Jan 26 2018  |  Kansas City, MO
8:30 PM - Tickets
Jan 27 2018  |  Little Rock, AR
8:00 PM - Tickets
Jan 28 2018  |  St. Louis, MO
8:00 PM - Tickets
Feb 24 2018  |  Dallas, TX
Private Event
Apr 07 2018  |  San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
JP Destination Event
SOLD OUT- Sign up for Waiting List HERE

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Dec 8th
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Dec 6th
When you realize that TOMORROW is Jackopierce Christmas! One of the best nights of the year. Don't miss it!!! Still have a few seats left! https://t.co/PMln7Sbdni https://t.co/GcFGNgzNGD
Nov 30th
#tbt to when Jack joined Cary's son, Jordan, on stage last year with his vocal group. Wonder what other surprise guests will show up this year?! Ticket link in bio! https://t.co/SHEJmSst3e
Nov 29th