We’re delighted to be part of the Free State Festival this week in Lawrence. Silly Goose Head Honcho Nick Carswell will be moderating two panels as part of the festival, today Wednesday June 24th: New Sounds of Lawrence @ Lawrence Public Library Wednesday June 24th, 1.30pm – 2.45pm Join local music industry panelists to listen … Continue reading
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!