Gravel Road Requiem
May 14, 2001 6:04 AM   Subscribe

Gravel Road Requiem hits the spot. In Scott's May 14th posting he discusses then links to an amazing song, which he wrote and recorded. This was a nice gentle way to break into my day.
posted by vanderwal (4 comments total)
Cute song. Think Belle and Sebastian with Dave Matthews guy after they'd all been watching Oprah. Now think eggs*.

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*paid for by the Eggs marketing board.
posted by holloway at 6:55 AM on May 14, 2001

Not bad. A good demo. A little machine hum in there... Good voice, pleasant composition, good lyrics... That drum track maybe could be a duller thump (that's all digital percussion, right?)... The song could rock on stage with a full band...
posted by Mo Nickels at 7:09 AM on May 14, 2001

Wow...great stuff. As someone who listens mostly to singer-songwriters and subscribes to Dirty Linen, this fits in quite well. I wonder if they have signed to a label yet - they'd be a good candidate for Rounder. I need to go listen to Walkingbirds other songs.
posted by bkdelong at 8:40 AM on May 14, 2001

Well, "they" would be Scott. I worked a little with Scott when he lived in Cleveland - we did 2 years with the Cleveland Shakespeare Festival together. I saw him perform once with his partner, but I think that now since he's moved to SF, he's kind of on his own, music-wise. And no, as far as I know, he has not signed to a label. He could tell you better if he would stop lurking here and just post, dammit! :) Love you, Scott.
posted by starvingartist at 9:20 AM on May 14, 2001

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