MixMaster2016 this past weekend was a great success! With a Record Label meetup, live gig, Production Workshops, Songwriter Night and music conference, #MXM2016 was full of music, discussion and advice, all geared towards supporting independent musicians to do more with their music. Check out pics below: Photos by Fally Afani, I Heart Local Music: Additional photos … Continue reading
With thanks to the Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission and KU Small Business Development Center, we are excited to announce additional #MXM2016 workshops taking place on Tuesday May 31st in Lawrence Public Library and Thursday June 9th in Lawrence Arts Center. These workshops will dig a little deeper into two key aspects of being an … Continue reading
MixMaster2016 Music Conference is tomorrow! As well as an opportunity to take copious notes and jot down essential information, MixMaster is also a chance to meet key music industry people one-on-one. Here’s a couple of tips from our panelists and contributors to get the most out of the networking that can happen at #MXM2016 — Don’t be shy! … Continue reading
Back due to popular demand, #MXM2016 Production Workshops are taking place at Lawrence Public Library‘s fantastic Sound+Vision Studio on Friday April 15th. The Sound+Vision studio is fast becoming a valuable resource for independent music producers in Lawrence. As part of MXM2016, we are making the most of this resource by inviting interested musicians and producers for a unique … Continue reading
Official Music Video for “I Know You Know” from the album Taps. http://www.pinkroyalmusic.com Download this track from Bandcamp: http://bit.ly/1R3z5kc Buy on iTunes: http://apple.co/1X7zxwc Stream on Spotify: http://bit.ly/1U017xc Credits Director: Austin Wagoner Director of Photgraphy: Steve Rausch Editor: Rob Khafizov Visual Effects: Rob Khafizov Colorist: Steve Rausch Assistant Directors: Travis Deising and Louis Fehlig Camera Operators: … Continue reading
Check out Pink Royal’s studio performance for Live @ KJHK. Includes several new unreleased songs: 00:00 Bring it on Back 03:28 Dreamer 07:46 Calypso 13:19 News to Me
Carswell & Hope release two brand new tracks this week! Glass Doors is an instrumental that swirls with synthesizer, Wurlitzer keyboards and pulsing drums, while The Flood is an atmospheric ballad with electric guitars and sweeping soundscapes. Both songs are brand new releases, self-produced by Carswell & Hope and released through the Lawrence-based collective Silly Goose … Continue reading
Some brand new tracks from The Phantastics! Performed live in studio at The Bridge 90.9FM
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We are excited to share a new project for us this summer! We will be performing as part of Downtown Kansas City’s public art program, Art in the Loop, in Oppenstein Park on 12th & Walnut, KCMO on Thursday July 30th 11am – 1pm. This is a new idea…
Last year’s inaugural Boulevardia was an awesome festival in the heart of KC’s West Bottoms. Great beer, food, attractions and of course lots and lots of live music. This year is shaping up to be no different with amazing headline acts Mayer Hawthorne, The Mowgli’s and Ms Mr. Two of the Silly Goose Family will … Continue reading
MixMaster2015 Conference is this Saturday May 2nd at The Bottleneck. As part of the day’s programs and panels, we are running a “Demo Dip” segment. The idea is simple. Musicians and bands put their CDs in a box at the start of the session, and one-by-one, a disc is pulled out at random and the … Continue reading
What an amazing weekend between Middle of the Map Fest and KJHK Farmer’s Ball! Let’s keep the local music buzz going with MixMaster2015!
We are very excited to be adding a new element to MixMaster2015, with Production Workshops taking place at Lawrence Public Library‘s fantastic Sound+Vision Studio. A lot of MXM2015 is about the business of the music industry – legal and copyright issues, artist management, booking and promotions. As well as this side of the industry, we … Continue reading
We are crazy excited for this album release show with our friends at KJHK and special guests Toy Cartel, Spencer Mackenzie Brown and Sharp 9 – and it’s a FREE show!
We had an amazing time at the recent Folk Alliance International Conference & Music Fair! Carswell & Hope had several showcases, and we enjoyed meeting folks from all over the US, as well as Canada, Ireland the UK and Scandinavia We attended panels on copyright, licensing & sync, met lots of Folk Alliance Board Members … Continue reading
The first taste of Carswell & Hope’s latest studio work is a Wamego, and it’s available to stream or download from Soundcloud or Bandcamp, iTunes and Spotify. Set in the vein of 70s folk-rock such as Crosby, Stills & Nash, with nods to contemporaries like Fleet Foxes or Midlake, Wamego grooves with big vocal harmonies, distorted guitars, … Continue reading
Thanks to the awesome multimedia team at KJHK, another killer live video from a local SGR artist:
#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.
The brand new EP from Forrester is now available to stream from http://forrester.bandcamp.com/ Check it out!