Victor Infante of the Worcester Telegram just reviewed our new live album! Thanks for that! Go read it and then go buy it (iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, etc.) or stream it on Spotify or any of the other fine services!
Review of the LIVE ALBUM!!!
We’re back at Nick’s in Worcester on Sunday night…and might just have some physical copies with a BONUS TRACK…! 124 Millbury Street, Worcester, MA. 9 or so to 11:30 or so.
Our gig at the opening weekend of Strong Style Coffee in Fitchburg was wonderful last week, as the full lineup tore through an extensive set of work — some favorites, some more obscure pieces, and one improvised arrangement of Tony’s ancient poem “Radioactive Artist.” A full and enthusiastic house made it all worthwhile. Hope to be there again!
Come see us Sunday night at Nick’s, 124 Millbury Street, Worcester! We start around 9 after Listen, the weekly poetry reading.
And now it can be told: we will be at Worcester’s premier street festival for the arts, stART on the Street, on September 16th! 5 PM, Scott Ricciuti Stage in Elm Park. This annual festival attracts 50K people to sample great food, browse terrific work from some of the areas best artisans, and catch street performers and full shows from musicians on three stages. It’s our biggest gig yet…love to meet you there.
What have we been up to? Well…
— recording for a new EP or full album.
— getting videos up on the Youtube channel.
— playing regularly at Nick’s in Worcester, every other Sunday night (next show August 12th).
— writing new music.
It’s been a busy few months. Come out and see us sometime.
Check us out — Live from AS220 in Providence RI on May 29 of this year….
The Duende Project’s video channel. More to come!
Here’s a rough cut of us at a full set at AS220 in Providence on May 29, 2018. Thanks to Chris Anderson and his crew, as well as to the sound folks at AS220.
The Duende Project, LIVE!
On Sunday the 17th, the band played the first of its new series of alternating dates at Nick’s, everyone’s favorite neighborhood bar with an eclectic atmosphere and a scintillating schedule of jazz, blues, cabaret, and what-have-you. We’ll be there pretty much every other Sunday for the foreseeable future, following the Listen poetry reading.
We played without Mr. Lawton, which presented some interesting challenges and forced us to dig deep into the catalog for some past gems…This will be our likely MO for the foreseeable future, sadly enough. Day jobs, y’know…
Nonetheless, we made some new fans and pleased some old ones (we hope), and look forward to doing it again.
We’ll be back at Nick’s on July 15th (skipping July 1st as Nick’s is having “Canada Day” — see what I mean about eclectic?) and the wonderful up-and-coming singer/songwriter Gracie Day will be there on June 24th and July 8th. After that, it’s every other Sunday. Nick’s, 124 Millbury Street, Worcester, MA. 9PM, donations accepted.
And on June 30th, we’ll be one of the bands on the bill for FarmFest, a benefit for Worcester’s Donker Farm, the only working farm still active within the city limits of Worcester! (They’ve got sheep. It’s cool.) Ralph’s Diner, 146 Grove Street, Worcester. More as the date approaches.
It’s been a while since we checked in. Sorry about that.
The quick version is that we’ve been really, really busy.
First off, we recorded for a television show — two, actually. You can see one of them here. We’ll post a new link when the second one is available.
Next, we did a show at AS220 in Providence, RI on May 29th. That show was video recorded and audio exists as well; we’ll be posting clips and links when they’re ready.
We also did a show at our usual place, starlite in Southbridge, on May 30th. It was the last show of a six-month monthly residency and it was a blast. We’ll be back there soon.
Never fear, though, as we’ll be starting a twice monthly residency at Nick’s in Worcester on Sunday, June 17th. More about that later.
And on June 30th, we’ll be at Ralph’s in Worcester as part of a benefit for Donker Farm, the last working farm in the city limits of Worcester. Again, more details as we get closer.
Whew! That’s a lot. Stay tuned for more details…!