I had the pleasure of recording this song in the shed a few days ago with Jason Galbraith, Brandon Guerra, and Mike Porter. We’ll be releasing it as a single later this week, so stay tuned. But here’s the song in it’s original form, played on the living room piano.
Here’s a fun tune we wrote to kick things off on the midnight set (which technically starts around 12:07 . . . . ish) on the weekends at Jazz, TX. It’s got a nice little jam at the end, and we always have a ball playing this one. Swing by and check it out sometime,… Continue Reading
I wrote this song in May 2019 and named it after the street we live on, “Hildebrand Ave.” These days, Hildebrand Ave. is considered very much “in town,” although only a few decades ago this would have been the outskirts. I love to hear old-timers tell stories of San Antonio when it was still the… Continue Reading
This week’s episode of “Live at Jazz, TX” (tonight at 7:00 on Texas Public Radio, or stream the full episode here) features San Antonio native Curtis Calderon, his Quartet, and a fresh batch of original tunes. I’m really proud of Curtis for taking the longer way around and writing a full show of original music,… Continue Reading
I wrote this tune a few weeks back, and have really enjoyed playing it with Mike Porter and Brandon Guerra down at Jazz, TX. Hope you enjoy 🙂 Recorded on one of my favorite machines, the Tascam 22-2 Reel to Reel. I love working with analog tape, as it slows down the recording process and… Continue Reading
I’m only twenty years late to the game, I suppose . . . . . so here it is: My first blog post. For some time, I’ve wanted to create a musical diary of sorts. Making an album is a lot of fun, but requires a tremendous amount of time, energy, editing, production, and yeah,… Continue Reading