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Chandler Travis Philharmonic Blows! (Seven Stars)

The world is full of acts who get it into their heads they can revive (imitate) some specific past musical genre or other and devote a career to it. They can be pretty good at it, but are also totally unnecessary when the […]

Channy & Rikki’s Birthday Tour

Channy & Rikki's Birthday Tour - March, 2011

We’re hitting the road in mid-March for a few shows away from home and these dates are right around the birthdays of both our fearless leader Chandler Travis and drummist Rikki Bates. Naturally, it seemed fitting to dub the tour Channy & Rikki’s Birthday Tour”

It should be noted that these dates fall perilously […]

Chandler Travis Philharmonette – Feb 11th, 2011 – Peint O Gwrw Tafran – Chatham, NY

Chandler Travis – “Shhh…”

“Shhhh…” Chandler home demo, with Berke McKelvey on clarinet and keyboard. This was the first of the two songs I wrote for my dad’s 90th birthday; as frequently happens, I got this one done and was worried he’d hate it, so wrote another, “Happy Birthday Paw” (already posted), which I also wasn’t too sure about. […]

CTP @ Lizard Lounge show canceled for tonight (2-Feb-2011)

Drat and phooey, etc. – we’ve gone and canceled the CTP’s show at the Lizard tonight due to crap weather and not wanting to get killed n’ stuff, and we were so looking forward to it, and especially to re-uniting with our special guest Jennifer Kimball, but we’re hopeful we can get Jen back for […]

Chandler Travis – “January”

“January” – Chandler demo, Feb. 2, 2011- A nice new lyric from David Greenberger concerning the pitfalls of January. Well, it seemed timely…

Snow is on the ground and ice is on the walk It happens every year Please be extra careful going round the block Though later it may clear

Ever since you […]

Chandler Travis – “Happy Birthday Paw”

“Happy Birthday Paw”- a Chandler home demo (or something) w. Berke McKelvey on saxes and piano, written on the occasion of my dear old Paw’s 90th birthday last Sunday, January 30th, 2011.