Thanks to Bart Herbison and everyone at the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) for inviting us to the historic Music Mill studio to talk about the stories behind our songs - and to play a few.
Another Associated Press article about our Civil War recording project is running in papers nationwide. The story talks about our recent videotaping at Morelli's Ice Cream in Atlanta, which sits on the site of the Battle of Atlanta. That video will be posted soon.
For more about the making of our new double-album "An Army Without Music" and the accompanying videos, check out the blog.
You can also find us talking about our new Civil War recording project on the Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasting network's show "AIB Metro", premiering Thursday June 6 at 6:30 p.m. It repeats all month: Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at noon and Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. You can also watch online at the AIB website.
Welcome to rainy Key West!
We're playing Friday at 1:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Pool Party.
We're back at work on our next album, the Civil War-inspired "An Army Without Music", this weekend. We are doing live song recordings in Atlanta and in Coffee County, Alabama. Filmmaker Abby Linne is coming in town to document the adventure! Find out more about each here:
Friday, March 29: Atlanta
Live recording of "Copenhill" at the Edgewood Retail District.
Saturday, March 30: Coffee County, Alabama
Live recording of "Grancer Harrison" at the Harrison Cemetery.
Hope to see you in Austin! Here's where you can find us:
Thursday March 14: Third Coast Music Showcase
Amelia's (2213 South 1st Street) 3:00 p.m.
Friday March 15: Homegrown Americana Radiothon - Full Band
Opa (2048 South Lamar) 2:00 p.m.
Friday March 15: Barker House Concerts Presents
El Mercado (1302 South 1st Street) 7:50 p.m.
Saturday March 16: Freddie Steady's 13th Annual Frontier A Go Go Rock & Roll Hootenanny
Antone's Record Shop/Tom's Tabooley (2928 Guadalupe) 3:00 p.m.
Sunday March 17: Steadyboy Records Showcase
G&S Lounge (2420 South 1st Street) 2:30 p.m.
Sunday March 17: Third Coast Music Showcase
Giddy Ups (12010 Manchaca) 6:00 p.m.
This Saturday, February 23, we're playing Nashville's Bluebird Cafe in the round with Nicole Witt, Jen Foster and Jim Femino. Tickets are sold out, but you can still take a chance on standing/pew room. Show at 6:30 p.m.
"Nashville luminaries who write songs about history and war with heart-wrenching narrative weight." Thank you to Athens' Flagpole Magazine for that nice-write up for our show Tuesday night, February 26, at Nowhere Bar. Join us at 9:00 p.m. with Fester Hagood, Brian Collins and Travis Meadows.
We are very proud to have been commissioned to write a song about the Battle of Resaca (Georgia) in conjunction with the opening of the new state park there, and the battle's 149th and 150th anniversary coming up this May and next. Stay tuned for more about our involvement with the new park.
For more information on the park, visit www.resacabattlefield.org.