October Gold works with a simple formula: folksy acoustic guitar plus classically informed violin playing, combined with great pop songwriting equals great, catchy tunes. It’s the latest collaboration of Montreal-based singer/songwriter Kit Soden and his partner in music (and life), violinist Aliza Thibodeau. On record, the duo is backed by a full band, producing a lush soundtrack to their tales, but live they keep it simple, with just their go-to acoustic instruments and voices.
Featured song: “The Old Stones Of This Road (Mother’s Lament)”
October Gold’s debut album, Into The Silence, is available now.
Complete radio broadcast and playlist: http://b-t-r.co/YkW9ZD
Upcoming tour dates:
4/6 @ Water View Concerts in Atkinson, NH
7/24 @ Firefly in Pasadena, CA
7/25 @ Folkscene in Los Angeles, CA
8/4 @ Brainwash in San Francisco, CA
About BTR Live Studio:
BTR Live Studio features a mix of breaking and established musicians playing exclusive sets in our studios, then sitting down for a chat with host Maia MacDonald. Maia is a musician and DJ who’s been involved with the music scene for a number of years and has a knack for asking the questions that musicians actually enjoy answering. Watch more episodes of BTR Live Studio on our Blip page: http://blip.tv/btrlivestudio
Get stuck between the present and the past with this sweet and powerful song. | read