Nippertown – LIVE: The Chandler Travis Philharmonic @ The Linda, 11/19/11

Chandler Travis made a Capital District stop, once again, at the Linda, this time dragging the rest of the Philharmonic with him. The last time in town – at Amsterdam’s Riverlink Park – they were missing their mandocello-accordion player, Dinty Child. All nine members made this one, albeit with a slightly different line-up. I […]

Schenectady Daily Gazette – Chandler Travis promises outrageous event

by Michael Hochanadel

Edition: Schenectady/Albany; Final Section: D: Life & Arts Page: D2

The Chandler Travis Philharmonic may be about the most fun you can have with your clothes on — as goofy and musically various as NRBQ (with whom they often performed) at their peak — peaks, actually — NRBQ had about four peaks. […]

NRBQ’s pals took some long and winding paths (excerpt)

by Fran Fried New Haven Register

– As diverse as the guys in NRBQ get, it’s easy to peg them as a rock’n’roll band. Travis, though, defies that with his Philharmonic.

African-rooted chants and beats, quirky They Might Be Giants-style accordion pop, Q-brand slophouse fun, swamp guitar and standard pop balladry all have a home […]