Archive for the ‘MP3’ Category

downcast 07.26.11 – the final slowdown lounge

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (these from May 18, and 25), which happened at The Walnut Room in Denver. (read more about it here).

Cellar Door 05182011 Set 1
Cellar Door 05182011 Set 2

Cellar Door 05252011 Set 1
Cellar Door 05252011 Set 2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards

Trumpet on May 25, 2011: Ron Miles

FOH Engineer: Randall Frazier

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

downcast 05.03.2011

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (these from march 16), which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

Cellar Door 03162011 Set 1
Cellar Door 03162011 Set 2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door: cellardoor@helmetroom.com

FOH Engineer: Spencer Vanbuskirk

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

Jesse Manley “Find our Way Home” featured on Epitonic

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Denver recording artist Jesse Manley, (who’s new release “Devil’s Red” is due out April 26), is currently being featured on the front page of the premier digital music hub Epitonic (click to grab the track “Find Your Way Home”)!


Also:

Jesse will be performing live to celebrate the release of Devil’s Red on April 29, 2011 at The Walnut Room in Denver, with Radical Knitting Circle and Rachael Pollard.

Advance tickets can be purchased Here

- Randall
helmet room recordings

downcast 03.02.2011

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (this set on 03.02.2011), which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

Cellar Door 03022011 Set 1
Cellar Door 03022011 Set 2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door: cellardoor@helmetroom.com

FOH Engineer: Spencer Vanbuskirk

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

downcast 02.23.2011

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (this set on 02.23.2011), which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

This session features special guest Andre Mali on trumpet.

Cellar Door 02232011 Set 1
Cellar Door 02232011 Set 2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door: cellardoor@helmetroom.com

FOH Engineer: Will Umphrey

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

downcast 02.16.2011

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (this set on 02.16.2011), which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

This session features special guest Greg Harris on vibes.

Cellar Door 02162011 Set 1
Cellar Door 02162011 Set 2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door: cellardoor@helmetroom.com

FOH Engineer: Will Umphrey

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

downcast 02.02.2011

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

New tracks are up from The Slowdown Lounge (this set on 02.02.2011), which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

This session features special guest Tim Hochman on bass.

Cellar Door 02022011 Set 1
Cellar Door 02022011 Set 2
Cellar Door 02022011 Set 3

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door here

FOH Engineer: Will Umphrey

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.

To access the archived recordings, go HERE

helmet room news update – 01.03.2011

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Still Light’s Lything, now available on iTunes, emusic, and everywhere else:


(click to check it out in itunes).

You can also grab a track for free courtesy of Eryc Eyl and Denver Post Reverb . Thanks to Eryc for the mentions.

And wait!, There’s more! Check out these upcoming live events from the helmet room recordings family:

Still Light plays an All Ages show on Jan 9 at the Textures ambient showcase w/ Bright Birds:


Day Dissolved Dream (Dennis Swanson solo set) plays a Free show January 21 at 6pm (All Ages) at The Walnut Room Pizzeria

You can also check out the latest from DDD on iTunes while you’re at it (click the image):

introducing the downcast – relax and enjoy

Sunday, January 2nd, 2011

Ladies and Gents, treat your ears to Paul Riola’s Cellar Door, recorded live at The Slowdown Lounge, which happens most Wednesdays at The Walnut Room in Denver from 5-8pm, and it’s free- (read more about it here).

The music in these recordings is not rehearsed, and is improvised live on the spot, every week. We hope that they enhance your day as you do whatever you do- and if you dig it, we hope you’ll come down to The Slowdown Lounge and witness it yourself.

slowdown_1_set1
slowdown_1_set2
slowdown_2_set1
slowdown_2_set2

These are long playing MP3 files. Clicking on the file will play it over the internet, while right clicking (ctrl + Click on mac) will download the file to your computer so you may keep it. This is also a better option if the internet is skipping or pausing during playback. Enjoy!

Cellar Door is comprised of Paul Riola: Saxophones, Electronics, Beats and Samples. Kim Stone: Bass. Yong Bakos: Keyboards
contact Cellar Door here

Recorded by live at The Walnut Room in Denver by Randall Frazier.

To find out when you can witness Cellar Door in person, check out The Walnut Room Calendar.