dig Boston – DIG THIS: Chandler Travis Philharmonic

Posted on May 30, 2011 by J. PAT Email

shades of pale

A Chandler Travis concert is sorta like tripping right at the rowdiest part of a family reunion—all of a sudden, gramps is wearing a batshit hat, and then an uncle or two loses his pants, and you’re not really sure if there’s ragtime, […]

Catbirds debut EP “Viborate” now available

The Catbirds – Viborate

Now available on our Merchandise page

The Catbirds – “Viborate” – CD (Iddy Biddy, 2011, 4 tracks) -$6

Two Incredible Casuals (Rikki Bates and Chandler Travis), one Greenhead (Steve Wood, also a charter member of the Freeze) and one Dinty Child (also of Session Americana and the Chandler Travis Philharmonic) […]

Boston Globe – High Five: What Counts in Music Today

By Sarah Rodman, Globe Staff

As part of their Tuesday residency this month at the Lizard Lounge, the fun, fearless, and funky Chandler Travis Philharmonic will be including a “Music Appreciation” segment in which the CTP and its special guest play what Chandler Travis calls “Great Records” and discuss what makes them work. The inspiration […]

WMBR – Chandler & Friends on “I Love a Parade”

Chandler, Ken Field, and John Clark stopped in at the studios at WMBR (88.1 FM) for DJ Lindsay Ellison’s show “I Love a Parade” on Friday afternoon May 13 for music, interviews, and much merriment.

The show is archived for just two weeks, so hurry on over there and listen!


Chandler Travis – Mother’s Day

To all my favorite mothers everywhere …

Mother’s Day

The children are singing / the church bells are ringing Everyone’s happy, we’ve all had our nappy There’s anticipation all over the nation As hearts all race recklessly

‘Cause every mother’s son sure loves his mum on Mother’s Day And every other day / prepares for […]

Nippertown – LIVE: The Catbirds @ Valentine’s Music Hall, 4/30/11

The Catbirds

In the last year, I have seen both the Chandler Travis Philharmonic and the Chandler Travis Philharmonette, but on Saturday, I saw a completely different side of Chandler Travis as he brought another one of his side projects, the Catbirds, to Valentine’s Music Hall for their Albany debut. The evening started off […]

Chandler Travis – Waters Of the World

A Chandler home demo, lyric by David Greenberger, organ by Berke McKelvey… hopefully this will grow up to be a nice rock’n’roll song one of these days, with drums and everything, but just on the chance I’m wrong, here you go!