“Disappointment”- piano rehearsal with Berke McKelvey, March 1, 2012
I wrote and cut the songwriter’s demo of “Disappointment” on March 1st, and had my first rehearsal of it with Berke four days later. We weren’t working that night, so no John Clark on bass yet (I’ll bet we tried at at Joe’s Beach Bar aka [...]
The Evolution of Disappointment – Chapter One: A Message From the Proprieter
OK, not really sure why I thought this would be a good idea or who’d actually be interested or anything, I just thought it might be interesting to show a particular song in all the various stages of its existence, from early demo [...]
It’s another blatant attempt at good ol’ fashioned cross-promotion huckstering from us for this week’s Song of the Weak!!! We’d like to ask you to consider donating to a Kickstarter fundraiser to help make a record.
Bubbles in the Think Tank is one our favorite radio shows here at Chandler Travis HQ, and not [...]
To celebrate the Three-O’s upcoming residency at one of our favorite joints, the Harvest Gallery Wine Bar (every Friday in November & December except for Dec 6!), here’s a fairly rough, live version of a brand-spankin’ new song, “I Dreamt I Drove Somewhere With You“, which was recorded at – yes, you guessed it – [...]
“Sweethaven” is the anthem for the town in the movie “Popeye” (yeah, that one – directed by Robert Altman, starring Robin Williams & Shelley Duvall). The song was written by Harry Nilsson and originally arranged by Van Dyke Parks. I don’t know or don’t remember how Chandler found out about it, but he sent it [...]