Vaivén is a Flamenco trio consisting of Albuquerque guitarist/composer Calvin Hazen with Santa Fe stalwarts John Gagan and Robbie Rothschild. For this visit, the as-yet unrecorded Vaivén performed as a duo.
Recorded on March 24, 2017 by Roman Garcia the Vaivén Duo are:
Hongell-Darsee in Studio A, chatting and playing songs from "The Wandering Ballad".
This session recorded April 29, 2015 features Albuquerque's ballad archaeologists Hongell-Darsee performing songs from their CD "The Wandering Ballad" along with new work from the upcoming Mountain King project.
For this session the musicians were:
Johanna Hongell-Darsee: vocals, flutes, electronics Scott Hongell-Darsee: bass, electric guitar, bowed guitar Frank Bramlitt: percussion
Roman Garcia, engineer Jefferson White, videographer
David and Ben play and chat with Matthew Finch in Studio C.
On May 30 Santa Fe musicians David Berkeley & Ben Wright stopped into Studio C for an impromptu session on their way to an evening show at Albuquerque's Westside Marble Brewery. Some exciting May weather had pressed their schedule tight & so the session was all single takes of songs from Berkeley's last and forthcoming albums.
David Berkeley: vocal, acoustic guitar Ben Wright: electric guitar, vocals
Interview with and performances by Eileen & The In-Betweens
On May 6, 2015, the Albuquerque 7-piece Eileen & the In-Betweens made their Studio A debut, playing songs from "Everything Is Alive," Eileen's second album, but her first to be written and recorded in New Mexico.
For this performance Eileen & the In-Betweens are:
Boris and the Saltlicks live in Studio A, February, 2014.
This week we revisit a Studio A session from February with Boris & the Saltlicks performing songs from their 2014 release "Might Crash." For this session The Saltlicks -- a band of anywhere from two to five pieces is a duo:
Boris McCutcheon: vocals, acoustic guitar Brett Davis: electric guitar, banjo, backing vocals
Engineered by Roman Garcia Camera by Jefferson White