The next few weeks, The National Defense will bring you
interviews from Veterans, special guests, and vendors that attended the National
Convention in St. Louis. In this segment, Randy speaks with Drew Reilly, the
Co-founder of Defense Mobile, a new mobile communications service tailor made
for active duty military and veterans who have served. Drew outlines just a few
of the valuable services that Defense Mobile is going to be providing in the
Come Back Home was written in the wake of me losing my longtime drummer and former Army soldier John C. Williams. But the song started off as a reflection of how a military couple deals with separation. After the release of Come Back Home, Johns little brother was killed by an IED in Iraq. His name was Blake Williams. His platoon used this track as the audio to a memorial slide show presentation they did in March of 2008. It was for all the courageous men and women they had lost in the month of March.
I am humbled by their service to our great country and I hope this song brings them some peace. My father served in Vietnam and I truly appreciate their dedication and bravery."