Kansas Public Radio and Liberty Hall present an evening of Songs from Ireland, to celebrate St Patrick’s Day 2017 with Ashley Davis, Carswell & Hope and guests Cormac DeBarra, Katlyn Conroy and friends Featuring original songs by Ashley Davis and Carswell & Hope plus music by Van Morrison, Damien Rice, Thin Lizzy, Sinead O’Connor, The … Continue reading
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
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
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
Lawrence, Kansas represents tonight at Folk Alliance Music Fair in the Sheraton. You’ll find the best LFK has to offer from 7pm in the Van Horn Room. Check it out!
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
#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.
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