Our Pet Sounds project evolved naturally. At first it was just me, Dafydd Hughes, and Julia Hambleton. Guitar, Wurlitzer and clarinet. We performed the album in it’s entirety, in order, instrumentally. For our next performance we added Andrew Downing on … Continue reading
This year, for our annual Christmas song, Ali and I recorded Ron Sexsmith’s “Maybe This Christmas.” Ali Eisner – vocals Bryden Baird – horns Christine Bougie – everything else recorded at home mixed by Dean Drouillard Merry Christmas and Happy … Continue reading
I’m making a new album! And my lap steel plays all the parts. This is an idea I’ve had for a while. I wanted to make an album to see if my lap steel could become the drum kit, a … Continue reading
Dafydd Hughes and I have recorded another album of instrumentals. It Will Record features a few of my originals, a few of Dafydd’s originals, and a few of our favourite cover tunes. No overdubs, straight to tape. Recorded in my living … Continue reading
This is my new favourite way to make a record. No headphones No isolation No overdubs No “we’ll decide that later” No “we’ll fix that later” Just straight to tape. …in my living room.