We've got a pretty good one here in Boston, Brooklyn's is happening too. Baltimore - heard good things. So if you tour, what's the good, the bad and the ugly?Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Tommy Lagniappe Jul 9, 2013.
It has been a busy summer for us, Adela & Jude. We toured a whole ton, and ended up playing more out of state shows than local shows in the Boston area. We love being on the road, playing new…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by norm tandberg Sep 17, 2012.
Not so much in do you play guitar, mando, banjo, etc.... but do you play multiple instruments at the same time? I play a snare & bass withmy feet, while strumming on a bunch of other stringed…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Adela & Jude Dec 18, 2010.
Adela and Jude come from families where farming was a big part of our heritage, and our musical style, our social commitments naturally led us to performing at farmer’s markets. To us, playing three hours of music to people who enjoy it, watching the interactions at the market is one of the most wonderful musical events we can dream of. From toddlers who start dancing to 80 year olds who tap there can to tune that draws up a dusty old memory, it is one of the driving forces behind what…Continue
Posted on December 14, 2013 at 9:30am
Well Adela & I have been travelling - not as much as some hard-core road bands - but we do our fair share. We like to take our time, wander the backroads, setting up shows that allow us to travel more of the old highway systems than the new interstates.
Did you know: North-to-south highways are odd-numbered, with lowest numbers in the east and highest numbers in the west. Similarly, west-to-east highways are even-numbered, with the lowest numbers in the…Continue
Posted on June 20, 2013 at 2:00pm
Like most small time artists, our budgets are pretty slim when it comes to things farming out things like booking shows, hiring PR agents and getting ahold of radio stations, and all that. It's time vs. money right? Well, yesterday was a good one - Adela & I have Jun, Jul, Sept, Oct & Dec tour booking in progress - all at the same time.
Our strategies the past couple years is to book smaller 3rd tier towns, small places with a…Continue
Posted on April 5, 2013 at 7:30am
That was a fun week out on the road, it was really great finding new places to play and explore. We are really thankful to be able to do this. Stop one, we got into Hudson New York – playing at a place called “American Glory BBQ” – Our good friend Sandy McKnight – a great accomplished songwriter stopped by and hung out with us for a while.
That night was spent at the wonderful Pennsylvania Highway Rest Stop. Maybelle is our newest member of the Adela & Jude family –…Continue
Posted on March 21, 2013 at 1:00pm