“I recorded this song in my living room at about 9 in the morning. The recording device and I got off to a rocky start. In the end, I believe we came to terms with one another.” Listen to the new song for The Acoustic Guitar Project’s 2014 Washington DC Project, Song Birds by Juels Bland.
“This song is written to pay homage to the project. I think it really speaks to the urgency and creativity that goes into creating something while under a strict deadline.” Listen to the new song for The Acoustic Guitar Project’s 2014 Washington DC Project, From Scratch by Rachel Levitin.
“I recorded the song in the living room of the barn I call my house. My barn is in the back yard of this old house on the east side of Austin. It’s where I write most of my songs, definitely a place of creativity.” Listen to the new song for The Acoustic Guitar Project’s 2014 Austin Project, […]
“I had gone away to attend a labor arts exchange in D.C. where I had the great fortune of hearing Tim Jenkins – a key organizer of the southern freedom rides of 1964 where brave young men and women took to the road in the fight for desegregation exactly fifty years ago. His talk so moved […]
“My song is about how unsolicited and often times capricious life can be, yet despite this we hold on to it kicking and screaming.” Listen to the new song for The Acoustic Guitar Project’s 2014 Washington DC Project, Another Trip Around The Sun by Zach Parkman.
“Travis Chimera who asked me to get involved with this project and myself, recorded the song in my front yard one morning in a little court yard area around 11AM with crickets and cicadas buzzing all around….” Listen to the new song for The Acoustic Guitar Project’s 2014 Austin Project, His Father’s War by Graham Wilkinson.
“This song was in the kind of style this particular guitar seemed to call for. I loved sitting down with the instrument and seeing what happened. The first chord progression emerged instantly, then I kind of messed around and ‘the heart knows’ phrase came out… went with the first impulse rule.” Listen to the new […]