Cory Branan performs his song "Survivor Blues" for a handful of friends. Be sure to listen to the lyrics, as they are truly powerful. Audio by David Axelrod. Camerawork by Beth Brinker. Editing by Wigby.
Spirit Family Reunion is a touring band based out of New York that aims to deliver raw, high-energy honest music. They have self-produced and self-released two full-length albums, No Separation, 2012, & Hands Together, 2015, as well as multiple songbooks and other collections of recordings.
Here they are performing "Gone, Gone, Gone" in front of the 50 Feet of Song super 8 camera.
The White Buffalo is the project of earthy, Oregon-born and Southern California-raised singer/songwriter Jake Smith, who grew up listening to punk bands like the Descendentsand the Circle Jerks and didn't pick up a guitar until age 19.
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis are a British five-piece band fronted by the siblings of the Durham family. Their music is influenced heavily by R&B, swing, jump blues, country and Western, blues, Hawaiian and rock 'n' roll. They are all multi-instrumentalists playing guitar, piano, banjo, lapsteel guitar, harmonica, double bass, ukulele, drums, trombone, xylophone and accordion between them.
Sharing vocal and songwriting duties, Birger Olsen, Mike Elias and Tom Bevitori are the heart of Denver, while the rest of the line-up has long included several of Portland’s finest players. Currently, the band consists of drummer Sean MacNeil, bassist Billy Slater (Grails) and the legendary Lewi Longmire on lead guitar. Past and future editions include Blitzen Trapper’s Eric Earley and Michael Van Pelt, Ben Nugent (Dolorean), Ryan Spellman (Quiet Life), Ray Raposa (Castanets), Tom Menig and many others.
Matthew Perryman Jones and Hannah Miller perform Jones' original song "Hole in My Heart."Video and editing by Wigby.
If you are unfamiliar with Charlie Parr, he is an amazing guitar player with a musical feel that you have to see to understand. He comes from Austin, Minnesota and has played all over the country to thousands of devoted fans.