The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra @Charslanding
Wed, Jan 4th, 2017, 7-10pm, Gypsy Dance The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra Eclectic Acoustic Ensemble, Deep Roots
BOP TILL YOU DROP !!! If you liked Major Funk youll love Tequila Mockingbird !!!
The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra are a collection of musicians, linked by common sonic journeys and familial ties. It doesnt matter much how they got here, but rather that they are traveling with each other. Now they are here in the room with you, the way music in the folk tradition always is, to bring people together; to share real flesh, blood and feeling. Theyll weave their stories with guitars and violins, with accordions and bass, with melodies and music makers gleaned from their wanderings. Here are the troubadours to remind you that this music (no matter what kind of device it ends up on) could not exist without warm bodies in search of harmony.
What happens when you gather at a house beside the lake, for the music and the meals and the daily walk with the dog to the sea? When you lose a lover or become one, when you get married, and when you have to leave? Here is the song that will tell so much more than the words: sing of the things that burn brighter and work hearts harder, with melodies that linger salient as memories, too haunting to forget. LOVE is an album about that much-storied sentiment that is certainly no stranger to a song. What makes The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestras love songs unique is that it collects differing experiences into one harmonized narrative, teasing apart the layers and revealing how hard good people work to be good to each other. Its an album that speaks to the consequences of love in its many forms, seeing it as both sugar and lemons, suggesting that to have one without the other would make the recipe incomplete.
The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra:
Ian Griffiths vocals, accordion, keys, shruti box
Kurt Loewen vocals, guitars, keys
Paul Wolda percussion, vocals
Mack Shields fiddle, viola, vocals
Keith Rodger double bass, vocals
10th Anniversary West Coast Tour
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