We have been diligently working on the new record with Noah (my brother and superb music producer) and I think we are at a point where I can start sharing some stuff. This recording is still a rough mix and hasn’t been mastered yet, but it’s pretty cool, nonetheless. What do you think? Colleen Album… Continue reading What do you think of "Colleen"?
I just discovered that my old friend, Mike Bass, has a Youtube channel. He’s one of the finest musicians that I have ever played with, PLUS he does a great Yoda impression…even better than mine…*shakes fist in one-upped anger* Unfortunately for us, he spends most of his days in Japan, boating from island to island… Continue reading Mike Bass is a Japanese Superstar
Our drummer, John, can’t make it to the show on Saturday, so we have been working with a fantastic guy, Dave, to round out our rhythm section for the show. I am happy to report that after three practices, it is clear that Dave will totally kick ass on Saturday. Just in case you missed… Continue reading Practicing Like Mad for Saturday's Show!
I spent much of yesterday and today mixing down mp3s of the new Cryns #3 record. The next step will be for me to listen to them a few times and figure out if I am happy with them as-is or if I need to do some more work on them. Of course, these are… Continue reading Mixing Down the New Record
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We keep adding shows! Aug 21 2008 11:00P Acadia Cafe Minneapolis, Minnesota Aug 25 2008 9:00P Station 4 St. Paul, Minnesota Aug 31 2008 Time TBD Jungle Red Salon Minneapolis, Minnesota Oct 3 2008 8:00P 331 Club Minneapolis, Minnesota With LOUDRAY and LETRON Oct 10 2008 8:00P Fitger’s Duluth, Minnesota
Last night’s show at The Terminal Bar in Nordeast Minneapolis was grrrreat! We were a bit rusty, playing our first show as a band in 3 months, but the rustyness equated to pure energy and musicianship onstage. Many times I felt like my guitar chops weren’t up to snuff, but John’s drumming and Ryan’s bass… Continue reading Terminal Bar Rocked!!
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Yesterday Baves and I finished recording all the guitar parts for the new record – Oh Shit! It’s on!! Haha! It is particularly on in the song, “Rock Star”, where Invasion From Planet K‘s Kevin Schafer totally blows his load in one of the meanest guitar solos that has ever been played on the planet… Continue reading Pick Up That Motherfucking Guitar!
We are pleased to announce our 2nd Annual Tecmo Super Bowl Charity Challenge! Here are the details: What: Tecmo Super Bowl Charity Challenge – all proceeds donated to Project for Pride in Living Where: Kieran’s Pub, Minneapolis, MN Time: 8 p.m. – close Cost: $5 to get in. $10 to sign up for the Tecmo… Continue reading Tecmo Super Bowl Charity Challenge!!!
MTV recently did a story about the up-and-coming rock band, Bang Camaro – a band that utilizes local singers from all over the country to sing at their shows. My brother, Noah, who is also part of the original Cryns #3 lineup, tried out for the band and received top billing in the MTV newscast!… Continue reading Bang Camaro gets a Cryns