“Sally’s Christmas Finery” -the Chandler Travis Philharmonic at the Midway Cafe, Dec. 18, 2016, recorded by the Valet. Well, what the hell it’s Christmas, kids! This is a rather long free improv, but kinda fun… exactly the kind of crazy
Ok, we’ve played at the Midway literally zillions of times, and now quite suddenly (at least in my semi-functioning brain) it’s the Midway’s 30th anniversary, and of course I didn’t do anything in advance, because I wanted to make sure
“I Got To Move” – the Chandler Travis Philharmonic, recorded live at the Midway by yours truly using my patented Horrend-O-phonic sound process (a beat up old Sony portable cassette deck) sometime in the late nineties. and originally featured on
“Saw It Comin’ All Along” -the Chandler Travis Philharmonic recorded live at the Midway in April, 1999, by Tom Lawlor -a vintage CTP slobfest; suggest heavy drinking prior to listening… is that a steel guitar in there somewhere? What th’?
“I Don’t Wanna Be Hoyt Axton“- the Chandler Travis Philharmonic recorded live at the Midway, possibly sometime in February, 2002, by Tom Lawlor. Maybe I was feeling old the day I wrote this, but I think I was thinking more
“Hermetic Zeal“- the Chandler Travis Philharmonic recorded live at the Midway, sometime in February of 2002 by Tom Lawlor. Back in the early days, around the turn of the century, we -that is, us… you know, the Philharmonic – played
Some of you may remember that last year Chandler contributed the song “Still Wanna Make a Record” to the record “Bubbles in the Think Tank presents The Petite 7 Inch Record.” It was a record about records, released in
THANX and a tip o’ the hat to the Right Honourable Joe Coughlin, one of our longtime buddies and heroes, who recently hit the road for good after a long battle with illness. Joe was one of my fave peeps, and