Triple-barreled “Waving Kissyhead” album release special!

Triple-barreled “Waving Kissyhead” album release special!:

“You Got Me Started“- the opening song from the Chandler Travis Philharmonic’s “Waving Kissyhead, Vol. 2 & 1“- recorded by Ducky Carlisle. I guess I was trying to write a Stax song. Great piano work on this one from Cliff Spencer!

Waving Kissyhead Vol. 2 & 1 by Chandler […]

An Ivan in Paris Live Two-fer

​”Ivan in Paris“- the Chandler Travis Philharmonic, recorded by The Valet at an outdoor party thrown by the Perkins Fambly, July 26, 2014.

This song has a somewhat long, strange history. It started life as an extremely minor, tossed-off experiment with an obscure electronic instrument, an Omnichord, that Bruce Maclean loaned me that somehow ended […]

WooWooPalooza “I Want It”

“I Want It”- the Catbirds at the WooWoopalooza benefit at Wellfleet Beachcomber, August ​12,​ 2016.​ ​Basic video shot by Brian Tarcy of CapeCodWave (an online magazine covering the character and culture of Cape Cod, with an emphasis on local original music) with extra footage from ​Sharappa​, edited and assembled by Chris Blood; audio recorded and […]

Suddenly, Everything is Different

“Suddenly Everything Is Different” – the Chandler Travis Philharmonic at Herring Cove, P’town, Sept. 4, 2016, shot by Belinda. Couldn’t think of a snappier way to kick off 2017’s SOTW series (and to beat the winter blues!) than to feature a little shot of one of our favorite summer gigs with this cover of a […]

I Wanna Rock Christmas

“I Wanna Rock Christmas” – the Chandler Travis Philharmonic with the Athol Thingerth -video from last Sunday, Dec. 11th, at the Cape Cod Cavalcade for the Homeless at Ocean’s Edge, Brewster, shot by Ron Daniels; audio from the 2009 Cheap Seats Christmas benefit compilation “A Christmas Miracle”, our track recorded by Chris Blood at Trout […]

Hey Santa!

“Hey Santa (Mardi Thing, Xmas version)“- recorded and mixed by Chris Blood at the 2015 Cape Cod Christmas Cavalcade for the Homeless at the Jailhouse Tavern function room, Orleans, MA., Dec. 13, 2015. -A little something from last year’s Cape Cavalcade show, which was one of the best, this one was a Christmas adaptation of […]

(I Can See For Miles) Across the Sea

“(I Can See For Miles) Across the Sea“- Chandler demo, recorded in Truro a couple of weeks ago; lyric by David Greenberger. Usual good work from my colleague, David “Davey Baby” Greenberger, on what seems to me to be a nostalgic ode to record collecting, friendship, and musing in general, from the General of Musing.

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Catbirds Live Video – Reconsider Baby

“Reconsider Baby“- the Catbirds at the Harvest Gallery Wine Bar, May 6, 2016, shot by Ron Daniels. This is an old Lowell Fulson song that every now and then we play the absolute shit out of -this time, for instance. Can’t tell you how much I love when we nail a groove like this -it’s […]

Shut Up!

“Shut Up” – the Chandler Travis Three-O at Luthier’s Co-op in Easthampton, MA, Oct. 14, 2016, shot by Julian Parker-Burns.

This is a preview of a song we’ve been saving up for the Chandler Travis Three-O’s next full-length CD, “Waving Kissyhead, Vol. 3.” I part worry and part enjoy feeling like the audience may think […]

Put a Smile On Your Own Damn Face

“Make Yourself Happy“- the Chandler Travis Philharmonic from their new digital-only EP, “Waving Kissyhead Vol. 1“, recorded by Ducky Carlisle with Joe Stewart at Dimension Sound in Jamaica Plain. I’m kind of surprised I ended up writing a song with this particular groove -shows once again what little control I have over what I do. […]