Good news everyone!
Oxtoby has been confirmed a slot for Threshold Festival in February 2012. This is currently Europe’s biggest indoor music festival. Expect to hear originals from the back catalogue, alongside songs from the upcoming new album due in early 2012.
Oxtoby’s 20-minute set will start at
3:30 3:20 p.m. on Saturday 11 February in Elevator Bar and Cafe. This will be part of the Liverpool Acoustic Afternoon (Facebook event page here), which runs from 2pm – 7pm.
Get your £13 Saturday festival tickets from the Skiddle website: http://tiny.cc/threshold12tickets
I’m a big fan of Pearl Jam. So, as my contribution to their 20th Anniversary celebration
, I recorded covers of 20 Pearl Jam songs. The videos are available on YouTube (see below). I started this in May & completed it on September 20, 2011.
Here are the songs I recorded (album in parentheses), with the YouTube playlist beneath:
1. Rearviewmirror (Vs.)
2. Soon forget (Binaural)
3. Better Man (Vitalogy)
4. State of Love and Trust (“Singles” soundtrack)
5. Immortality (Vitalogy) – live from my hotel room in Chicago
6. Black (Ten)
7. Daughter (Vs.)
8. Small Town (Vs.)
9. Indifference (Vs.)
10. Do The Evolution (Yield)
11. Untitled / M.F.C. (Yield) – in the back of a car
12. Even Flow (Ten) – live in Liverpool
13. Yellow Ledbetter (Jeremy single)
14. Force of Nature (Backspacer)
15. I Am Mine (Riot Act)
16. Light Years (Binaural)
17. Present Tense (No Code)
18. I Got Id (Merkin Ball)
19. Marker In The Sand (Pearl Jam)
20. The End (Backspacer)
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Just a quick note:
I’ve uploaded a recording I made at home last week of a song by The Zipheads called “Unrequited Love”.
Check it out here: http://bandcamp.oxtobymusic.com/track/unrequited-love.