Archive for the ‘2011 Music’ Category

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Den-igan – 2011

December 19, 2018
Artists: Den-igan
Release: Self Titled
Year: 2011
Genre: Folk
Format: CD

Formed: 2009

Chatham Connection: This was recorded at Eyrespace studios in Chatham, by Bob Hiltz.

 Danielle was born in Chatham, but grew up in the Windsor music scene before moving to Vancouver in 2015.

 

Recording members:
Danielle Haslip – Vocals, guitar

Marc Haslip – Bass, piano, add. guitar, and harmonies on ‘Sunshine Dan’.

Tracks:
1. Consider It
2. Pancakes, No Heart Ache
3. Sunshine Dan
4. Take Me Home
5. Roaring Weekends
6. Souris, Sourire
7. Don’t Tell Me It’s Just Bad Luck
8. Rock Bowling

9. Children

Links:
* Youtube videos here.
* Soundcloud here.
* Bandcamp here.
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The Blurry Pickers 2011

January 12, 2018

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Band: The Blurry Pickers
Release: Songs of the Billyneck Redhills
Year: 2011
Home: Southern Ontario
Genre: Roots/Bluegrass

Chatham Connection: The Blurry Pickers include Chatham natives Blair Babcock, James Davies, Jeff English and Christy Muddle.

Band Members (Circa 2017)
Blair Babcock (bass/vocals)
James Davies (washboard)
Sara Edge (vocals)
Jeff English (guitar/vocals)
Todd Gillies (guitar/vocals)
D’Arcy Good (fiddle/vocals)
Christy Muddle (vocals)
Jeff Rothwell (mandolin/vocals)
(Members list collected from circa 2017. It may or may not reflect who was on these recordings, or in the band at the time of this recording)

Tracks:
01. Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind
02. Honeysuckle Baby
03. Fairlee Well
04. In the Hills of Ol’ Kentucky
05. Hobo’s Romance
06. A Long Way from Home
07. Lonesome Maggie
08. On a Bended Knee
09. 18 Wheels on the Highway
10. When I Lay these Burdens Down
11. Blurry-Eyed John
12. Jamland

Links.
* Reverbnation here.
Facebook here.
* Itunes download here.
* Spotify here.
* CDBABY download here.
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Castle 2011 In Witch Order

October 6, 2016

 


Band: Castle
Release: In Witch Order
Year: 2011
Genre: Doom Metal
Reside: san Fransisco
Record label (Europe): Van Records)

Local Connection:
   Guitarist Mat Davis (from Chatham-Kent, Wallaceburg) first made waves in the metal scene locally with his band M.A.D.(The Mad) in the early nineties. M.A.D. released a few albums through Fringe records. Mat later moved to London Ontario & did well in the band Salmonblaster.
He moved to San Francisco about eight years ago & is now having a good time with Castle, alongside his girlfriend fronting on vocals & bass guitar.
Mat is constantly on tour through all of the U.S.A., Canada, & Europe. This tour cycle has been expanding & repeating many times during the bands life.

Tracks:
Side One:
1. Descent Of Man
2. Fire In The Sky
3. Slaves Of The Pharaoh
4. Knife In The Temple
5. Total Betrayal
6. Spellbinder

Side Two:
1. Lost Queen
2. Shaman Wars
3. Sleeping Giant
4. Butcher Of Los Angeles
5. Devils Castle

Discography to date
* Castle – 2014 – Under Siege
* Castle – 2013 – Backlands (Juno nominated)
* Castle – 2011 – In Witch Order. (“Album of the Year” honors from Metal Hammer Norway)

Links:
* Bands website link here.
* Download album link here.
* Facebook link here.
* Twitter link here.

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Obscure – 11 – Soul and Blood

October 1, 2016

Band: Obscure
Release: Soul & Blood
Year: 2011 (Sept.20th)
Genre: Rock

Members:
Jordan Sterling – Guitar, Vocals, Percussion, Keys.
Colin Sinclair – Bass, Vocals, Keys, Percussion.
Spencer Cartier – Drums, Percussion, Keys.

Tracks:
1. Surrealist
2. All Is Not Sequential
3. Broken & Fleeting
4. Engine
5. Acid Lust
6. Oh, Me
7. And Hell Followed…
8. Drown
9. Dry-Erase Sunshine
10. Opium Girl

Notes:
* Recorded during the summer of 2011 at Eyrespace Studios.
* All songs Copyright Obscure 2011
* All songs written and performed by Obscure.

* Additional Percussion on And Hell Followed by Josh Gyssels.
* Additional Vocals on And Hell Followed by Angela Speller.
* Photography by Angela Speller.
* Graphic Design and Artwork by Jordan Sterling.
* Recorded, Mixed, and Mastered by Bob Hiltz at Eyrespace Studios.

Links:
* Download/listen to this recording here.

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Ralph Murphy 2011

August 10, 2013

Name: Ralph Murphy
Year: 2011
Raised: (Chatham-Kent) Wallaceburg
Position: Performer, producer, songwriter & publisher.

2011 High Lights:
* 2011 – Released Murphy’s Laws of Song Writing “The Book”. He has been lecturing at summits & speaking engagements around the world spreading his mass knowledge of song writing & hit song writing accomplishments.
* 2011 – Ralph appears in the Canadian Indie Charts with a No. 1 song ‘Working at Christmas’, performed by Paul Brady and Terri Clark, written by Keith Donald, Ralph Murphy, and Paul Brady.
* 2011 – Ralph receives the Jo Walker-Meador International Award.
2011– Ralph co-writes ‘Guilty’ performed by Doug Gray. Album: Soul of the South.

Links:
Buy the book here: http://murphyslawsofsongwriting.com/

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Hundred Proof EP Sampler 2011

August 3, 2013

Band: Hundred Proof
Release: 3 Song EP Sampler & Extended Player
Released: 2011
Formed: March 2008
Style: Hardcore
Home: Chatham Kent Ontario Canada

Notes:
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The band released a three song sampler online.
Tracks: 1. Breaking Point, 2. Runnin’, 3. Two Faced.
* They followed it up with a six song release entitled Extended Player.
Tracks: 1. You own your future, 2. Runnin’, 3. Elitist, 4. Breaking Point, 5. Two faced, 6. Acceptable Losses.

Band Members:
Adam LeDrew – Vox
Troy Fraser – Guitar
Lee Resistant – Bass (Fletcher, the Rucks)
Alex Hill – drums (davis block)

Download link: http://hundredproof.bandcamp.com/

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Aaron Allen 2011 CD

July 31, 2013

 

Band: Aaron Allen
Release: IV
Year: 2011
Home: Chatham Kent
Resides: London, Ontario, Canada
Website: http://aaronallenmusic.com

Tracks:
1. The Fall
2. Take Me Home
3. Hey
4. Don’t Look Back
5. The Darkside
6. Changing My Direction

Notes: In July of 2011, Aaron Allen quietly released 100 copies of a solo album entitled “IV”. This album features 5 solo songs and one song featuring the Small City Saints. He wanted this album to have a more striped down effort, full of heart and not production. This cd is available by request only at this time.

Discography
Aaron Allen – IV – 2011
Aaron Allen – A Place Called Hell – 2009
Aaron Allen & the Small City Saints – 2007
Aaron Allen – Self Titled – 2006

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