In the true spirit of Punk, Reckless Serenade chose to go it alone, opting to self-produce their debut effort. The band caught the attention of indie label Fervor Records who quickly inked the act. The New York quintet pull together an edgy Garage sound driven by iconic Punk Rock guitar hooks and appropriately snarky lyrics. The group successfully connects with a broad audience wading through the chaos of life with irreverent fun. Reckless Serenades’ video single, Two Years Too Late, showcases their fun loving attitude. The video currently airs on mtvU’s flagship show, The Freshman. Experience Reckless Serenade in their video debut, Two Years Too Late.Read More
Formed in 1978 Arroyo quickly took their hometown of Milwaukee, Wisconsin by storm. The group channeled the incredibly popular Country Rock sound that secured contemporaries like Firefall, Jackson Brown, The Eagles and Pure Prairie League’s chart topping success. Arroyo’s keen songwriting sensibilities soon found the sextet recording at the renown, Shade Tree Studio in Lake Geneva. Fueled by Milwaukee FM radio giant 93QFM, Arroyo enjoyed massive airplay and repeated slots on the coveted main stage of the city’s immensely popular, Summerfest Music Festival. The band also opened for the likes of Crystal Gayle, The Dirt Band and secured numerous Wisconsin music awards until the boys cashed it in in 1982. Fervor Records has now secured these amazing recordings so you can re-live the excitement of the Country Rock era with Arroyo, coming 6.3.2014!
A Swedish journalist once asked Chuck Hall how a person goes about becoming a Blues legend. His answer was simple, “You play the Blues, and you play them well.” The virtuosic guitarist has obviously heeded his own advice.
Mr. Hall was recently at Fervor’s headquarters for an interview with Tempe 11. Mary Fowler, of Tempe Center for the Arts, spoke with the guitarist about his illustrious career and headlining the Center’s upcoming Songwriter’s Showcase concert on May 23rd. Tempe Reggae legend and the show’s host, Walt Richardson, will hand-pick the opening lineup for the Chuck Hall event which will be filmed by Tempe 11 and expected to air on PBS, KAET, in early 2015.
Fervor is thrilled to re-release 2 albums of Hall’s earlier work, Chuck Hall & The Brick Wall and Chuck Hall Band. The music is now available for pre-order on iTunes. Ticket’s to the May 23rd Chuck Hall concert are available: Here. See you there!Read More
Fayuca’s Winter West Coast Tour is in full swing. Monterey County Weekly sat down with the guys to discuss their success with the Fervor release Barrio Sideshow, their MTV music video Por Que Seguir, working with platinum producer Ralph Patlan, and their next tour stops. Read the full article here: Fayuca and Big Time Producer Thunder Empowering and Eclectic Messages in Salinas.