Tag

by bread alone Archives | Jeff Finley

Music

By Bread Alone first live show

So my band is playing our first show this Saturday. It will be awesome! Brent Simon (the Space Camp guy who went on Jimmy Kimmel) is also playing as well as Two Hand Fools and Echoes of Harpers Ferry. Go Media's own Adam Wagner will open up with a few songs. The show is at the Go Media building at…
Jeff Finley
November 19, 2008
Music

Squeezing in Practices before Chris leaves

As most of you know by now, Chris Petri, the mighty pen-weilder of By Bread Alone, will be departing for his hometown of Kelly's Island in April. He'll be back after the summer. Obviously, we're staying together and still going to work on our songs, but we're just going to be doing it more virtual than before. We are trying…
Jeff Finley
March 10, 2008
Music

First Song Complete

So last weekend we had a good practice and recorded what we feel is the complete version of "Hometown Songs." We're tweaking the mix and levels and such to get it how we like, but we are going to say it's done and move on to the next song "BYOB - Be Your Own Band." If you'd like to hear…
Jeff Finley
December 29, 2007
Music

First song nearly finalized

So we've been more focused the past few practices and we stopped trying to work on every song every time. We narrowed it down to our two most "put-together" songs and we will work on those until we are happy and have a version that we feel comfortable playing live. Certain things are being worked out such as various drum…
Jeff Finley
December 6, 2007
Music

Practice – moving right along

Today was a really long band practice. From 10-3:30. We recorded a whole bunch more takes of "Hometown Songs" and we've determined that it doesn't have enough energy so we're going to switch it up a bit. I think it's for the better. We also worked on a new song called "Gemma" which was written by the great Dan Haylett…
Jeff Finley
November 11, 2007
Music

We finally recorded some stuff!

Just finished practice and we have recorded a few things. Nothing is finished yet but we finally were able to test out some recording equipment. Sounds good so far, but still lots of screws to tighten and holes to patch. But everything is coming along great! However, there isn't anything worth posting for others to hear yet. We have decided…
Jeff Finley
November 4, 2007