Song of the Weak Doubleheader – “Stuck” & “Your Wife and Mother”


“Stuck” – the Philharmonette, recorded live at the Peint O’Gwrw in Chatham, NY (our favorite Welsh pub!) on July 8, 2011, by The Valet – a Three-O mainstay, and one of my favorite morose instrumentals… that’s newcomer Cliff Spencer on organ, along with Berke on bass clarinet, Rikki on drums, John on bass, […]

Nippertown! – LIVE: The Chandler Travis Philharmonic @ Riverlink Park, 7/9/11

Chandler Travis (right) with his valet

Last week, the Chandler Travis Philharmonic was on a blitzkreig mission, strafing Nippertown with their Spike Jones-meets-Ringling Brothers riotous rock-and-jazz hybrid sound. They tore it up at Zaika in Clifton Park last Thursday, threw it down at Peint O’Grw in Chatham on Friday and wrapped up the big […]

Amsterdam Recorder (NY) – Riverlink Concert Series Returns Saturday

Ed Conway/For the Recorder


Recorder News Staff

The Amsterdam Riverlink Park Summer Concert Series may kickoff with a musical pajama party, though the Chandler Travis Philharmonic won’t give too much away before Saturday.

“We’ve actually been going back and forth between suits and ties and pajamas and bathrobes,” said frontman Chandler […]

Nippertown! – LIVE: The Clang! Thang @ the Clarion Inn, East Windsor, CT, 6/24-25/11

Chandler Travis Philharmonic

Wow, what a weekend, nothing to do except sit back and listen to one great band after another.

Originally, I signed up for the Clang! Thang mainly because Chandler Travis and his different projects (Chandler Travis Philharmonic and the Catbirds) were scheduled to play, but I was also curious about the […] – The Band That Puts the Fun Back in Dysfunctional

Our friend and Chatham, NY soundman Rob Caldwell of (Hudson, NY area) was kind enough to send the following email blast to his friends & subscribers:

The Full Chandler Davis Philharmonic 8 PM Friday night Peint O Gwrw Main Street Chatham July 8

Chandler Travis is the King of the World – here’s […]