After all the instrumental beds and overdubs were complete, Wes, Noah, and Boots went back into the studio to mix the new tracks. Since watching three guys sitting in chairs for hours on end isn’t very exciting, here are some cool murals from the Mirliton Festival site in the Bywater!
We’ve finished up all of the instrumental beds for the new album! It was great getting back into the studio and working with Wes, one of the best recording engineers around New Orleans. We’re really looking forward to how this new one turns out. Stay tuned for more updates.
It is time for yet another chapter in the rich and ever-transforming history of the Dirty Bourbon River Show. On December 31st, 2013 we will be releasing our 8th studio album – “Accordion Anthology” – via digital download on our Bandcamp Site. A special edition 180 gram vinyl will follow. Produced by Buck Johnson and the Hootenanny Kid and recorded in New Orleans over a five year period at Piety St. Studios, The Music Shed and Loyola University, “Accordion Anthology” features a new accordion-based arrangement of one song from each of DBRS’s past studio albums, intertwined with new, unheard, unreleased material.
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To accompany its release we will be performing a special live show on NYE at the Maison on Frenchmen St in New Orleans – We’ll hit at 10pm and play until the New Year comes. Following a special ball dropping countdown ceremony, guests to follow include fellow New Orleanian gypsy stomp mafia band Debauche and annual host DJ Jubilee. VIP Balcony Tickets and more information Here.
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Fulfilling our promise of releasing 2 LP’s a year for our 1st four years as a band, this 8th studio album and the accompanying live show at the Maison marks yet another great achievement in the history of the Dirty Bourbon River Show. We can’t wait to share it with you. Ad Astera per Apera.
That’s right ladies & gentlemen ~ Gasa Gasa is the place to be tonight! Come dressed to impressed, show starts at 10pm with Magnetic Ear Brass Band, then Dirty Bourbon to follow round 11pm. It’s gonna be a wild one…
Thats right ladies and gentlemen! The Dirty Bourbon River Show will be playing the Main Stage at Voodoo Fest on Sunday, November 3rd from 12:45 to 1:45. Kid Rock and the Cure will follow.
Click HERE to see DBRS’s featured profile on the Voodoo Fest website, create your custom line-up (don’t forget to add us!) and check out the other acts playing that weekend. It’s gonna be one hell of a ride, and we are honored joining the Experience for our first time.