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Sam Moss is a Brattleboro, Vermont based composer, songwriter, and string player. He has released a handful of solo albums, is a member of the old-time duo, The Howling Kettles, and a long-distance contributor to Sewing Machines. He recently compiled Imaginational Anthem Volume Five for Tompkins Square Records. In fall 2012 he was in residence at the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, NH. His work has won high praise from NPR, Dusted, Pop Matters, and Blurt Magazine, among others.


All songs written by Sam Moss except “Lonesome Valley”, which is traditional.
Recorded in Brattleboro, Vermont
Mastered by Eric Carbonara
Not Nothing Records, released 01 May 2012



Blanche Blanche Blanche is the one of the projects of Zach Phillips from Brattleboro VT (comprised of Sarah Smith and Zach), his other projects include Bruce Hart, Horse Boys, GDC, Jordan Piper Philips and more. And their recordings have been released from several labels including his own imprint OSR Tapes (which has released Chris Weisman’s “Beatleboro” cassette), Feeding Tube Records, Night-People and their “Papas Proof” LP will be coming soon from La Station Radar.



Blanche Blanche Blanche – Fireworks, from “wink with both eyes”

Stream the Blanche Blanche Blanche’s second Night-People release “Wink With Both Eyes” in its entirety via Ad Hoc.



Kurt Weisman
“(Syd´s Snooze Room)´s Blues and Leather Gallery”
Video by Salvador Cresta
The song from Weisman’s pre-Spiritual Sci-fi 6-track 7″ MORE IS MORE (Mad Monk, 2006). Kurt Weisman formerly of Feathers, the eight-piece psychedelic folk collective in Vermont, is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, and he has played with Devendra Banhart, J Mascis’ Witch, Happy Birthday (feat. his older brother Chris Weisman), Ryan Power, Robert Stillman and Nat Baldwin (The Dirty Projectors) who has covered a Weisman’s song ‘Let My Spirit Rise’ on his fifth album “People Changes” (Western Vinyl, 2011).

Kurt Weisman – New Blueberry Song
taken from 2010′s second full-length “Orange,” available via Autumn.

by Madrugapha

Oración Nocturna Para Pupa (Live from the Mountain)
Salvador Cresta Live from the Mountain.

And …. from Brattleboro, Vermont-based label OSR run by Zach Phillips (of Blanche Blanche Blanche), has just released Chris Weisman’s new cassette “Beatleboro.” OSR upcoming releases in 2012 includes a new cassette “Open Session Rock” by Blanche Blanche Blanche and Clov (C Weisman + B Stamper) archival compilation, Tori Kudo and more. Order/Further Info., HERE.

Chris Weisman 1.20.12 Brattleboro, VT

Chris Weisman, of Happy Birthday along with Ruth Garbus and Kyle Thomas (aka King Tuff), both formerly of Feathers, has released a brand new full-length “Message From Work,” the follow-up to 2011′s “Transparency.” Available Now via Autumn Records. Full album streaming & buy physical/digital at HERE.



Ryan Power – I Don’t Want to Die

Ryan Power – Mondo Rush

and from Brattleboro again… Ryan Power, who produced Happy Birthday‘s Sub Pop 2010 self-titled debut album, has US release of his fifth record “I Don’t Want to Die” on April 3rd from NNA Tapes, previously released from Japanese label Moorworks in 2011.


Chris Weisman – Message From Work – Music On A Tape (autumn records) by pdis_inpartmaint

Chris Weisman, of Happy Birthday along with Ruth Garbus and Kyle Thomas (aka King Tuff), both formerly of Feathers, has released a brand new full-length “Message From Work,” follow up to 2011′s “Transparency.” Available Now via Autumn Records. Full album streaming & buy physical/digital at HERE.



Burger Records have announced that they will release “RUTHIE’S REQUESTS” cassette which was recorded by Ruth Garbus (Feathers / Happy Birthday) on a little cassette machine in 2008. Autumn Records released her solo debut CD “Rendezvous With Rama” in 2010.


Ruthie – My Apple by BurgerRecords

Greg Davis and Chris Weisman



Chris Weisman – The Sun Comes Back   (via)

chris weisman’s new double album pop masterpiece. his most personal & accessible album yet. for fans of elliott smith, the beatles, and weird music.  

‘The Sun Comes Back’ is taken from the latest release “Transparency” of Chris Weisman (also known for Brattleboro, Vermont-based foursome Happy Birthday and the duo, Chris Weisman & Greg Davis).  This double album is available now on Greg Davis’ Autumn Records following up to last year’s “Fresh Sip” cassette.


Transparency (Autumn Records)

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