All In Love Is Fair

All In Love Is Fair Well, it’s the first Tuesday of the month and you all know what that means – public warning sirens will be going off in the greater Chicago area. Also, it’s #covertuesday. Here’s our rendition of Stevie Wonder’s “All In Love Is Fair.” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lj2d4VnCRU We recorded this with our good friend Brock Scott at The Goat Farm in …

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake Well, the last few months have been pretty damn exciting for us. The man himself somehow caught wind of our cover videos and has been voicing his support.  First, with our cover  of “Pusher Love Girl” he wrote this: And this past week, he tweeted again in response to our video of Frank Ocean’s “Super Rich Kids.”   …

Happy New Year

Happy New Year! Gang! Holy James Earl Jones saying “totes magotes” in a Sprint commercial, it’s 2014!!! (Whoda thunk it?!) We’re so excited to welcome the new year with open arms, because we’re pretty darn sure that it’s going to be an exciting one for us! But before we divulge our plans for what’s coming, we wanted to step back inside our log …

Queen Of California

Queen Of California Everyone who knows me, and probably some people who don’t, know that I’m a serious John Mayer fan. That guy has influenced my music and my life in more ways than I’m probably even willing to admit to myself. Point is, I have immense respect for his songwriting, his guitar playing, his career arc, and the way …

Michael Kiwanuka

Michael Kiwanuka It’s a slow-burner, but I promise you all that this album is truly worth buying, streaming, listening, and re-listening.  This guy’s voice has a history in it. A smokey texture and ease  that will make you shiver. Every single note on this album is played with the kind of honesty and reverence that requires heart void of ego. …

Helplessly Hoping

Helplessly Hoping Friends and Fans! We had some time off from touring and decided to do something we’ve always wanted to do: record a Crosby, Stills & Nash song. Needless to say, we never thought we’d do it in a hotel bathroom using two iPhone’s as mics. We’re pretty proud of how the audio (and the accompanying video) came out, …

Shadowboxers Update

SB Update: You may have noticed that our tour page has been looking a little empty lately. Or maybe you didn’t and this is news to you. But either way, we wanted to fill you all in on what we’ll be doing for most of June. As some of you know, we’ve been busy serving as the backing band for …

Daytrotter Session and New Shows

Daytrotter Session & New Shows Daytrotter Session We’re so excited to announce that today a 5-track Daytrotter session we recorded back on a cold February day in Rock Island, IL is available for streaming and download. There was great energy in that old classroom now filled with vintage amps and synthesizers, so we hope ya’ll pick up what we put …

Red Room Release

Red Room Release January 22, 2013 Hi all, Well, it’s been a long time coming and we do apologize for our silence about the release of Red Room over the past few weeks, but we have some exciting news to share. We are going to be putting out Red Room in partnership with Vanguard Records.  We couldn’t be happier about …

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down Link: The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down Here’s to the last confederate, The “dirt farmer at the end of his day,” The stern, Southern preacher. Here’s to some Midnight Rambles you’ll never know but we couldn’t have without you.