It is the 5th birthday for our first album, “‘The Pioneer Valley Rose’ and Other Favorites”. To celebrate, we’re offering the album download for half off for a week. You can get it on our Bandcamp site here. Just use checkout code “birthday” to bring the price down to $3.50.
We recorded it back in 2009 and 2010 with Justin Pizzoferrato at his old studio, Bank Row Recording in Greenfield MA. These days, he has a new, amazing studio in Easthampton MA: Sonelab. His partner at Sonelab, Mark Alan Miller, mastered our brand new album, “Enjoy This While It Lasts” there.
Our first album featured Jason Bourgeois on guitar and keyboards. Jason plays his songs in Beach Honey, a Rub Wrongways Records group you should check out if you haven’t already.
On August 20, 2015, we’ll be at the Luthiers’ Co-op in beautiful Easthampton, Massachusetts, playing our cd release show for “Enjoy This While It Lasts”. Annie & Jason of Beach Honey are on first at 8PM. We will play “Enjoy This While It Lasts” in its entirety, along with some of our favorites from our first two albums.
We will have cds available for purchase, and special guest Jason from Beach Honey will be joining us on a handful of songs.
The show is free.
The Address is 108 Cottage Street, Easthampton, MA.
You should join us. RSVP on Facebook.
Salvation Alley String Band will be playing Easthampton’s Cultural Chaos Festival on June 13, 2015. We’ll be playing the Main Stage on Cottage Street from 6 to 7PM. Stay up-to-date on the Facebook event. We’re excited to be playing this young festival in Easthampton. Our practice space is about a mile from the stage, and we enjoy the venues that … More→
We’ve been recording our third album with Henning Ohlenbusch of Rub Wrongways Records over the last few months. We’re recording live, in one room – our favorite way to do it.
Here’s some photos of our session from December, 2014: