Resilience CD launched! (May 1st 2020)
Some screenshots of the wallet artwork from our latest CD Resilience, published this month. Featuring musicians from the Fridge Mechanics band, as well as guest musicians. Click on the images below to see more details.
The CD was recorded last November 2019 at J&J Studios in Easton, Bristol in the excellent hands of engineer Patrick Philips, and mastered by Pete Maher in London. It is being sold for £5 at all our gigs (all postponed for now due to the virus, but whenever they are rescheduled) or by sending £5 to Paypal (have credit/debit card ready. £1 will be added to cover postage, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire about posting overseas)
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Here is a sample track: Books about Death, from the CD;
Thanks to all the musicians, engineers and friends who contributed toward making this CD possible, not least of all all of you who support our music at gigs.
Why not visit our new Watch section to see some more videos of the band performing at various festivals and clubs. Including, some older sessions of Barry performing with various retired members of the Fridge Mechanics at the now closed Valindra Open Mic in 2015. Some great instrumental playing from Jamie Hill and James Anderson. Also, videos of the band performing at Keynsham Music Festival 2019 and our Kino sessions Xmas Bash 2019.
Gigs in 2019?
We look forward to some of our favourites, but especially an appearance at Bath Festival Party in the City on the 17th May and a booking for Keynsham Festival on July 6th - Several others in the pipeline, so watch this space as gigs unfold!
A new CD in 2019!
Creating music and lyrics is always an amazing experience and new songs have continued to arrive over the past few years. . Our last CD was Indian Ink, made in December 2014, and we have booked studio time in November 2019 to record another CD with our usual musical suspects, plus some special guests. Really looking forward to it, and more news as it unfolds. Watch this space!
Animations and Videos
IF I HAD THAT SHIRT VIDEO - SONGSHEET #1
NAILHOUSE - SONGSHEET #2
Some of you will have heard a new song, Nailhouse, we performed last December at the Cafe Kino and
A CD of new and regular songs recorded with Dutch concert cellist Mieke de Laure in December 2014. Sung and played by Barry Lane with guest appearances from the Fridge Mechanics band. Available as a CD or individual tracks via Paypal for £5 from the STORE (please have credit card ready) listen to demo tracks from the CD HERE
Cover artwork by Sarah Parkinson.
Cover artwork conceived and designed by