Something to You – Tiny Shed Concerts I’ve been recording a few songs here and there in this simple format and filming them – testing the waters to maybe try and get a little compilation album happening of local singer-songwriters who would all come to my little ‘shed’ and record a few songs. Working on…
Onward and Upward – New Demo’s Recording New Demo’s and Building towards a new album in the hopefully ‘not too near distant future’. Braving the cold and have bunkered down in the ‘man cave’ working away on bits and pieces. For someone who has always had a band to help work songs it was a…
Before the Fall – film clip! Here is the first film clip ‘Before the Fall’ from the Suburban Speakeasy EP Green trees, purple lavender fields….what more do you need!
Suburban Speakeasy – EP Release Shows Save the date….or dates! Got some really cool EP Release shows on the horizon. Support live music and the venues!
Before the Fall – New Video Clip New video clip is in the making for track 1 ‘Before the Fall’ from my debut EP. Filmed at Shorehams ‘Ashcomb maze’ the video is a simple ‘performance piece’ aimed at introducing Mitch to the Alt.Country listening public.
Calm Blue Sky – Tiny Shed Concert Another instalment in my ‘Tiny Shed Concert’ series. Sing a song in a 3×3 box! This is a simple rendition of a song that was originally recorded with The Distance for their 2012 album ‘The Hour is Long’
Suburban Speakeasy – Debut EP Suburban Speakeasy – The long awaited debut EP from Mitch Dean is scheduled for a release date of February 3rd 2017 5 brand new Americana and Alt.Country styled songs all written by Mitch. Recorded over 6 months at Melbourne’s Tender Trap Studio’s with the help of producer Colin Leadbetter (leadbetterproductions.com.au)….
All the Dealing – Tiny Shed Concert All the Dealing – performed here for ‘Tiny Shed Concerts’. Single take version of the song. Performed for many years by ‘The Distance’. This is a striped back version. The song details a man down and out fighting for his lively-hood, his family, his name.
Recording on the Debut EP is really coming along. A few finishing touches to go and we are well on our way to releasing this thing. At the moment I’m aiming for a January 2017 release. Here’s a little behind the scenes footage of our time in the studio at Tender Trap in Melbourne.
Whats an EP without some pedal steel! The EP recording is really starting to come together now. So far we have completed drums, bass and acoustic tracking. Getting there..!!! Today we were graced by good friend Brendan Mitchell who layed down some great pedal steel parts for the song ‘Before the Fall’. Brendan has played…