Central AZ (PRWEB) February 26, 2011
Glaxicon Music in conjunction with RavenPheat Recording Studios and LuLu Publishing Company releases the 12 song eclectic American-Life Rock/Bluegrass CD, “Brando Quin & RavenPheat – Out of the Box” Starring Brando Quin Lead Singer, Song Lyrics Writer and Melodies Composer, Producer John Mahoney Music, Arrangement and Production also featured on Rhythm Guitars, MIDI Sounds, Percussion and Native Flutes, Tim Sadow Lead Violin, Todd Larsen Lead Guitar, Michele Sarrett Lead Female Vocalist, Dan King Saxophonist, Ted Hale Trombonist, Sule Greg Wilson backup vocalist, and Daphne Adato backup vocalist.
Brando Quin opens up once again and draws us into his rich Irish/English American heritage giving us yet another album of unique, original, expressive and harmonic eclectic American-life Rock and Bluegrass music. The Award Winning CD contains ten original songs written and composed by Brando including, “Angie Jackie”, “Madonna” and “Tessarah Sing Me the Blues” as an additional bonus feature Brando sings, “Wild Horses” originally written and performed by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards who are two of RavenPheat's most admired performers.
“Brando Quin and RavenPheat's music is Wicked…I really dig the violin and the over all timing, rhythm and syncopation of the band. They remind me of Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, John Lurie!! And how about a Jim Jarmush soundtrack. These guys are awesome!!!”–UrbanRootsman LA, California
Brando Quin and RavenPheat's musical style have been placed in categories beside such well known names as Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, John Lennon, Neil Young, The Black Crowes, Billy Ray Cyrus, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and even the Pogues...Their New CD, "Out of the Box” marks the return of Brando’s classic form; desperation, honesty, humor, arousing integrity and sensitivity.
Our rating system for the album, “Brando Quin and RavenPheat - Out of the Box”
The Best-$$$$$ - Angie Jackie, Wild Horses, Tessarah Sing Me the Blues and Too Much of a Good Thing
The Good -$$$ - A Long Time Ago, Expectations, I Thanked God I had Met Her, Fly Me to the Moon,
The Average – $ – Heavenly Preacher, Away From us All, America
The Bad - None.
Brando Quin, 6'1" blond haired, blue eyes, with a smile that warms the coldest days was born in The Great State of Texas. RavenPheat is a 10 piece band which includes Electric and Rhythm Guitars, Saxophone, Violin, Drums, Trombone, Keyboards, and backup vocalists. Their eclectic Rock/R&B/Pop/Comedy music is acknowledged by both fans and top rated musicians as original, unique and powerfully expressive. RavenPheat's vivid portrayal of an American working/struggling class life, conveys the dashed hopes, loss, and heartbreak implicit in living the American Dream.
Brando Quin is a member of BMI, The Arizona Songwriters Association, and The LA Indie Film Group. The bands recent music awards include Best Male Vocals, Best Lyrics, Multi-Track of the Day awards, Track of the Week, Best Melody, Best Mood, Most Original Songs and several Potential Soundtrack awards.
In 2005 Brando Quin teamed up with Producer John Mahoney of RavenPheat Recording Studios in Phoenix Arizona. He is the Arrangement, Mix and Production Guru of all of Brando Quin & RavenPheat's projects; - 2006 CD "Brando Quin & RavenPheat My Life"; 2007 "Brando Quin & RavenPheat - The Journey"; 2008 CD "Brando Quin & RavenPheat Crossings"; 2008 DVD Music Video "Brando Quin & RavenPheat - The NFL's Sofa League of Heroes"; 2009 DVD Full Length Concert Music Video "Brando Quin and RavenPheat - The Story Behind the Song"; 2010 CD "Brando Quin & RavenPheat - Out of the Box" and the upcoming 2011 CD "Brando Quin & RavenPheat - Confessions" which is currently in production and scheduled to be released in the fall of 2011. RavenPheat Recording Studios is a personable and peaceful recording studio catering to musical creativity and the spoken word, placing Respect, Integrity & Honesty above all else, http://www.RavenPheat.com.
Lulu Publishing Company was founded in 2002, Lulu is the world’s fastest-growing print-on-demand marketplace, http://www.LuLu.com/brandoquin
CD available at exclusive retail outlets and CD Baby which is the fastest growing Music Retail outlet for budding musicians http://www.CDBaby.com/brandoquin
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