Memphis has a habit of getting good, soulful music out of folks time and again and Matt came up in that tradition so it was just natural from the jump. Raised in Marin County, surrounded by a family of musicians, Tim took up piano, guitar, and drums by eight years old. After train hopping across the country, singing on the streets for change in New Orleans French Quarter, playing in New York City subway cars and performing across Texas, California, and everywhere in between, Crockett set off to travel the world and lived on the streets of Paris for a year before wandering in Spain, Morocco, and Northern Africa. Backed by his band of Blue Drifters, this album was recorded live to tape in the middle of a long year of touring. There just ain't no fakin' it. Raised in rural North Florida, Vanderslice was forced into piano lessons as a young child, and eventually picked up the guitar and started writing songs as a teen.
Young folks were playing it everywhere. He's shared the stage with Turnpike Troubadours, St. It's a musical gumbo of influences that showcases the various depths of Crockett's sound. In all this, he still found time to get back to Austin, Texas to record a collection of his favorite honky tonk songs called Charley Crockett presents Lil G. In his twenty -year career as a San Francisco-based musician, Hayes has won acclaim from fans and critics alike. Back It Up 4:29 04. Low Light thrums with songs of desire, sanctuary, and the redemptive power of love.
Hitchhiking across the country exposed Crockett to the street life at a young age, following in the footsteps of his relative, American folk hero Davy Crockett, who also lived a wild life on the American frontier. Tim has toured and shared the stage with artists such as Edward Sharpe, Ryan Bingham, Gaby Moreno, Courtney Love, Devendra Banhart, Broken Social Scene, and Lucinda Williams. Tim's song, The Last Day of Fighting, was included on the soundtrack to Watershed, featuring other artists including Beck, Múm, and Thom Yorke. He recorded and self-produced the album, and plays all instruments. Those boys are all so dang good in the studio and on the stage and since we were already really tight, cutting the record was easy and we did it live to tape in 4 days with a handful of overdubs.
Basic tracks, overdubs and mixing all happened in the same room where Van Morrison, Santana, the Grateful Dead, Credence Clearwater Revival and many others made magic in the 60's and 70's. I want to walk alongside and pay my respects to the artists and songwriters who went through so much to give us this music. Low Light, the eighth album from independent recording artist Sean Hayes, captures his distinctive sound at its most intimate. That kind of living gave people the impression that I was rough around the edges. Most of the album was recorded live in the studio.
This record is me laying all that out there. He remained on the road most of the year appearing at major festivals and venues. . Naked as the Sun 5:07 09. I feel lucky to be playing with such fine musicians. I wanted to keep all that together.
In his twenty -year career as a San Francisco-based musician, Hayes has won acclaim from fans and critics alike. Low Light thrums with songs of desire, sanctuary, and the redemptive power of love. Low Light thrums with songs of desire, sanctuary, and the redemptive power of love. Tim's debut solo record was released in the fall of 2014 under the Moorworks label in Japan. Love That Woman 3:53 03. His music is inspired by African rhythms, melodies of the French Romantics and 1960's pop. Paper Rock Domino 3:18 07.
Blues, Country, Soul, Cajun, Tejano and Zydeco. Sean's fifth release, marks the first time Hayes has ever recorded in a studio. Sing Me Your Love Song 2:54. Old Time, Jug bands, Brass bands, Spirituals, drinkin ' songs, you name it. Crockett, who is described as elusive, rebellious and self-taught, has been compared to legends like Bill Withers, Hank Williams, and Gary Clark Jr.
In the track ''Home I Left'' Hayes sings of leaving San Francisco -- ''headed north with my young family, needed space to grow'' -- and this album is structured to represent snapshots from his life in the four years since. It's got the kind of soul that's hard to find nowadays and all I know is you gotta get a lot of mud on you before you can make folks believe you when you sing these songs. From the gauzy, beat-driven title track to the aching, old-school country ''Sing Me Your Love Song,'' Hayes' voice glides between a growling purr and seductive vibrato, transporting the listener into a rich, sensual late night world. The album features songs originally performed by Hank Williams, Ernest Tubb, Loretta Lynn, Tanya Tucker, Roy Acuff, Webb Pierce, and other great heroes of honky tonk. Low Light, the eighth album from independent recording artist Sean Hayes, captures his distinctive sound at its most intimate. Growing up with a single mother in San Benito, Texas, the hometown of Tejano star Freddy Fender, was not easy for blues singer Charley Crockett.
This obsession with finding the impossible was channelled into his new record: The Cedars out on Native Cat Recordings spring 2019 approaches the craft of songwriting from every direction but the front, in a non-linear process driven by drum machines, synthesizers, and an unpredictable palette of sonic textures. He released his sophomore record In The Night, an admirable nod to his Texas country and Louisiana blues roots, in 2016 and played over 125 shows that year. His relationship to songwriting transformed at fourteen when he was given a Tascam 424 tape recorder—the process of using the tape deck as an instrument was a revelation for him, and he began to channel his early influences Led Zeppelin, the Kinks, David Bowie into freewheeling, intuitive explorations of song. Don't miss out on too! Hayes authored all 13 songs, whose arrangements and melodies span the gamut from raucously hip-quaking to tenderly heart-breaking - and leave you humming along for days. Turns out, Sam Phillips was just the place to make it happen. The Cedars is filled with one-of-a-kind geological phenomena: Mars-like red slopes, bizarre mineralized rock formations, and high-alkaline springs that have fostered over 8 different plant species found nowhere else in the world. Home I Left 3:29 10.
Since that time he has produced over 70 records by artists such as Grandaddy, Samantha Crain, Into It. A lot of folks are drawn to this sound even if they don't know why. Tim Carr is a Los Angeles based multi- instrumentalist, producer and composer. Besides, all those amazing Sun and Stax artists were country folks cutting records in the city anyway so it was just natural for me. Over the course of his extensive career as an influential songwriter, record producer, and studio owner, John Vanderslice has carved out a singular place for himself in the landscape of American indie rock.