The long-awaited third album by 8X8, Inflorescence, will be released on CD and available for doliwnload in August. The vinyl LP will be released on Sugarbush Records in the UK in early October. Click here to hear a sampler of the upcoming album.
I have been writing songs with fellow Murderers’ Row member, David Foster, and a bunch of these were premiered at the Treehouse @ 2A on 7/3/16. Each song was sung by a different murderer, and the crack band, as usual, over delivered. Hopefully these will be recorded this coming fall. Clips are up here.
Murderers’ Row is a semi-loose connection of musicians and friends who tackle classic albums and give them their own spin. I play guitar and sing in this combo. On 6/7/16 we took on Dylan’s ‘Blonde On Blonde’. The place was jammed and a most enjoyable time was had by hall. Clips are up here.
From ‘The Red Wine Haiku Review’… www.redwinehaiku.com
Wine reviews as poetry in haiku form by Lane Steinberg. For oenophiles & everyone else… Here’s the backstory: My elderly Junior High School English teacher, Miss Gimpel, introduced me to haiku…
436) Hedges Family Estate CMS Red 2007 (Washington)
Way, way down inside
Honey, you really need me
A red zeppelin
463) Benessere Sangiovese 2006 (California)
The spirit of youth
Beneath the banquet table