We are entering Heltone studios for the last time for pre-production work this evening at seven o’clock…this will be a live version of one of our live show rock stalwarts which we kind of stumbled upon by accident when doing a totally unplugged show a few weeks back. The vibe was so strong, the groove was so deep and the energy was so infectious that we decided we had to do it for the EP.
Note the “PLUS” designation in the above title: this disc will be considerably longer than a typical EP but too short for a full-length CD, hence the modifier.
At around 8:00 PM, our chief tape jockey, Mr Colin Helton will wrap up the final mixdown and we’ll burn this to a couple of CD’s to hustle over to the ever-capable Ric Major, of Middle Option Music Studios for mastering. Once he’s put his magic touch upon the project, we’ll ship it off to CD Baby for production, so we hope to have this thing ready to ship by the first or second week in December. JUST IN TIME FOR HOLIDAY GIFT GIVING!!
Please spread the word among your Celtic music loving friends, this project has been a labor of love and as much as we’re happy to see it come to fruition, we’re somewhat saddened because we have one leaving the nest. BUT rest assured, we’re already working on our next full length CD. Slainte!
PS, these EP’s (in CD format, of course) will be ONLY $5.00 USD. I’ve (hank) already been to the USPS and S&H to anywhere will be an additional $2.50 USD-we’re trying like hell to make this something for everyone, everywhere. During the down time prior to us receiving our boxes and boxes of final product, I will be attempting to set up the Skibbereen Store here within the www.skibbereenmusic.com/ website. Wish me luck and again, please put out the word to sign up for our email list and also to like us on FaceBook!