Category Archives: Music

Shoot For The Stars

I posted this video on Facebook last month. This is the demo of a song Walt wrote for the 2003 NorthEast Country Music Association’s Award Show called “Shoot For The Stars”. Walt plays all the instruments and does all the … Continue reading

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The Electric Grinch / March 6, 1982 / Third Set

( I started this blog nearly two years ago. I have found over the past two years that as much as I’d like to post a lot of different things here often, it doesn’t always work out that way. I’m … Continue reading

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Spay Your Pet – A Public Service Announcement

In 2004, Tom heard the Lynn Morris Band do a song called “Spay Your Pet”. He saw the chance for us to possibly get some publicity, so he contacted the fellow who wrote the song, Tom Adams, and asked if … Continue reading

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Live From The Town Of Thurman

(This recording was made at a show we did August 29, 2005 in the village of Athol, Town of Thurman. It’s one of our DIY live recordings, recorded to a DAT recorder and then transferred to computer where it was … Continue reading

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OTB Show – Florida Town Hall w/ Cedar Ridge – 1996

I’m posting these recordings today in memory of Rick Moon of the Cedar Ridge Band, who passed away last week at the age of 62 and whose services and burial are being held today. RIP Rick. (For the uninitiated,OTB stands … Continue reading

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The Electric Grinch / March 6, 1982 / Second Set

We started the second set off with a favorite of ours, an instrumental called “Farewell Blues”. It sounds like Tom may have forgotten to plug his banjo in before we started, because you can barely hear him on this song. … Continue reading

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The Electric Grinch / March 6, 1982 / First Set

This is the first set we played on Saturday March 6, 1982 at the Electric Grinch in Schenectady. Tom was back on banjo, and as much as we enjoyed having Chris play with us, there was just a more confident … Continue reading

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Beanie’s Bootlegs #2

This is the second recording in the Beanie’s Bootlegs series. Thanks to Eric for digitizing the tapes and getting them to me. The Bannertown Fair – 1981 – Part 1 The Bannertown Fair is held in Mayfield, NY every August. … Continue reading

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The Electric Grinch / March 5, 1982 / Fourth Set

This is the last set from March 5, 1982 that I have recorded. Once again Chris Schultz is on the banjo. We started things off with a couple of songs about the south, “Showboat Gambler” and “Dixieland”. I dedicated “Showboat … Continue reading

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The Electric Grinch / March 5, 1982 / Third Set

I realized today that I lost the month of May and most of June. Not quite sure where they disappeared to, but they sure did slip away fast. I get sidetracked pretty easily these days and I guess that’s why … Continue reading

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