The past few months will be perhaps the most forgettable and probably the most profound in the lives of the RCB. Here’s why… Continue reading Update on the Great Deep
It’s not often that I get to just sit and play guitar, but on this particular Saturday afternoon, I was strumming the chords that would become this song when Tam walked into the room and started singing spontaneously.
I remember we’d both been pretty busy and it was nice to just be at home, with no agenda for the day. Tam walked in, heard the chords and said, Continue reading Behind the Song: Hide Away
Marlon runs a studio in Pietermaritzburg where the Ryan Calder Band has put together its second album.
To be honest, it feels like a lifetime ago that I arranged to go and visit Marlon. I feel like I’ve known him for years and years. But I remember that particular night clearly – sitting down talking life and music with him, and how we would go about putting together the new RCB album. I remember his passion, his insight and a quiet awareness in his ability as a creative force.
Recording more bits and pieces… bass, keyboard and other lesser known evils…
Recording more bits and pieces… piano, keyboard, guitars, vocals…
Ryan and Rudi still sloggin away, recording drums.
Ryan and Rudi hard at work, laying the tracks for the RCB’s second album, On The Edge.
The Ryan Calder Band at work on recording the second album, On The Edge.