Tell Me Why You Cut Your Hair?


The origins of Sometimes You Gotta Fight... On September 5th, 2011 when Callie was diagnosed with Leukemia, it was a surreal experience. Kathy and I were in a daze trying to understand what was … [Read more...]

I.C. RED – VANN in the Gazette in 1993

I.C. RED Montreal Gazette 1993

(You will need to zoom in to read the article click on the newspaper story and it should let you click again to zoom). This is a snapshot of another time in VANN & Ryan Burton's life. “You will … [Read more...]

“Can’t Give” by Vann & Jeff Franzel


Check out this unreleased song by VANN called "Can't Give What I Don't Have". Recording for "Sometimes You Gotta Fight (Song for Callie)" is set to start at Real 2 Reel Studios in Jonesboro, Georgia … [Read more...]

Sometimes You Gotta Fight (Song for Callie)

I am pleased to announce that my old friend and former I.C. RED bandmate VANN (Rob van Blokland) will be recording the song Sometimes You Gotta Fight (Song for Callie) with all proceeds going to CURE … [Read more...]

The start of the journey to record “Callie’s Song”

It was roughly 1992, or maybe 1993, when I last stepped foot in a big time recording studio to "officially" work on a project. It was at Frank Marino's now defunct Starbase Studio's in Montreal. … [Read more...]

Buckhead Patch Article on Callie

Buckhead Patch Article on Callie - LINKCallie Cheer’s brightness comes from more than her name. Her lively spirit is evident to anyone who has seen her smile radiate from beneath a pink flowered … [Read more...]