#MXM2014 has come and gone. We had a hugely productive day of information, networking and discussion about the music business. At our Friday songwriter night, twelve local acts showed their wares at Five Bar and Tables, and on Saturday in The Bottleneck, the six acts in the Silly Goose collective played an incredible showcase. A … Continue reading
What’s this? New music? Free to download? 14 tracks from 9 artists? Yes, it’s the Silly Goose MIXtape2014! Download, share, enjoy. Repeat.
Just about 24hrs away from #MXM2014, here’s everything you need to know about the program and panels. The inaugural #MXM2014 Mix/Master Conference and Showcase is an opportunity to pick up some great info about the music industry, connect with musicians in the local scene and see a kick-ass live show. All in one room, on one … Continue reading
MXM2014 is mere days away! We are excited to get the local music scene together with the workshops, panels and live showcase. But first, a night of songs at Five Bar & Tables As a lot of MXM2014’s day program is about the business of making music (the legal, promotion, booking, management side of … Continue reading
Those awesome dudes from Carswell & Hope are just about finished their debut record! They’re preparing to release it this Spring in the US, and take it to Ireland on tour this summer! After nearly two years of work in the studio, Carswell & Hope’s debut album, A Hunger, is nearly ready to see the … Continue reading
The brand new EP from Forrester is now available to stream from http://forrester.bandcamp.com/ Check it out!
The debut record from Kansas City’s best kept secret and live tour-de-force, The Phantastics is available to download now. Feast your earholes on this!
Over the last 6 months, Pink Royal has been getting new tunes together and playing lots of new material. The result is an EP of Six Songs that have come out of studio time, new musicians on board, and recording between the US and Italy, where vocalist Dylan Guthrie was based for a chunk of … Continue reading
A little snapshot of the Carswell & Hope dudes in rehearsal, working out some sweet vocal harmonies. You can’t beat a bunch of dudes all singing in harmony!
Last night Silly Goose Records joined folks from recordBar, INK Magazine, 96.5 The Buzz and Simon Business Consulting to talk about some of the things that bands and artists need to put in place to ensure success in the music industry. The event was run by InterUrban ArtHouse (who Silly Goose Nick Carswell also works … Continue reading
Carswell & Hope played a few tunes live on KJHK Radio back in March. Check out the video below! Setlist: 1. The Owning, 2. Drinking at Crossroads 3. The One Check them out at the Replay Lounge this Friday – Matinee Show, 6pm with guests Pink Royal. Join Facebook event here.
In a year where competition was tough, with the best local bands battling out for the top prize of $2000, Silly Goose chums Forrester took home top honors and won the KJHK Farmers Ball! Congrats also to Y(our) Fri(end), the runner up in the competition as well as Brain Food and Spirit is the Spirit who … Continue reading
The Phantastics recent show in The Jazzhaus of Lawrence. Just a glimpse of the awesome live show that this electric band put together. Phantabulous!
If you stumbled across sillygooserecords.org of late, you may have thought there were something curious stirring . . . you were right. First, we adopted this lovely new look website, which you were suitably impressed by. Then, some new names, faces and sounds appeared. Interesting, you thought. Videos, new tracks, details of shows, and even a free … Continue reading
Carswell & Hope’s debut single Johnny’s Sorry Lot is available for free download. Click “download” below the player to get your copy. The track has already been enjoying some radio play on Irish national radio, with Alf McCarthy and RTE Radio One Late Date. There is also the YouTube video at band rehearsals to … Continue reading