03/04/13Posted in News by Chris Meyer

Page McConnell to Release New Album on Record Store Day 2013


L4LM learned today, via Hidden Track, that not only will Phish reissue Lawn Boy on Record Store Day 2013, but Page McConnell's LP Unsung Cities and Movies Never Made will also be released.  The album was recorded at The Barn in December of 2009 with Tea Leaf Green bassist Reed Mathis, guitarist Adam Zimmon (Shakira....yes, that's right), and drummer Gabe Jarrett of Jazz Mandolin Project and Vorcza.  Mathis told Hidden Track that Phish bassist Mike Gordon lent him two basses to record the album with Page.  

The story originally broke when reported by Wax Poetic, who offered a compiled list of releases set to come out on Record Store Day 2013 (April 20th).  Here is a list of the tracks on Unsung Cities, and a description of the album from none other than The Chairman of the Boards himself:

1) Arbor Day
2) Ava Green
3) Late Edition
4) Yakima
5) Marfa
6) Barre
7) Candlestick
8) Altoona
9) Soul Etude
10) The Lemon Drop

“Movies never made, well, at least not yet.  A series of Soundtracks, maybe….can a soundtrack exist without a film?  Okay, future soundtracks, soundtracks-in-waiting, potential scores searching for a script.  In the meantime, hopefully the listener might develop their own plot lines and imagine a storyboard:  Soul Etude, a period piece; The Lemon Drop, A Psychedelic Coming of Age Film; Late Edition, A spaghetti-western; Candlestick, A murder-mystery (possibly an independent Canadian release); or even Arbor Day, a Lifetime Original made-for-TV-movie.  Sprinkled throughout are a few impressionistic interpretations of unsung cities; not to say these places have never been mentioned in song, but certainly not over sung.  Please enjoy these soundtracks as they float through time, a sort of phantom foreshadowing of films that lay in waiting and cities that, after this release, might be a little less unsung.” – Page McConnell


Related



Comments


Trey Anastasio Band's Brooklyn Bowl PBS Special Will Finally Air

Last August, Trey Anastasio brought his band to the Brooklyn Bowl for a very intimate ...


Joni Mitchell Currently In Hospital Intensive Care

Reports are indicating that the legendary Joni Mitchell is currently under intensive ...


L4LM Exclusive Release: Exmag x BRANX - The Embryo

Electronic heavyweights Exmag and BRANX have teamed up for a massive collaborative ...


Twiddle Announces Frendly Gathering Lineup

Twiddle has revealed the lineup for their annual Frendly Gathering festival, held ann ...


Warren Haynes To Guest With The Meter Men ft. Page McConnell

The Meter Men ft. Page McConnell previously announced two Jazz Fest after-party perfo ...


Trombone Shorty's Treme Threauxdown Welcomes NOLA Legends During Jazz Fest

On April 25th, New Orleans staple Trombone Shorty will host a hometown threauxdown ...


Watch Martha Stewart Own Justin Bieber Roast

Last night, the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber finally aired, hosted by Kevin ...


Wilco Cancels Concert Over Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act

The Boycott Indiana campaign has some juice! Wilco has decided to cancel their sched ...


Disc Jam Changes Venues, Adds Electron To Lineup

This summer's Disc Jam Festival is attracting more attention than ever before, prompt ...


Umphrey's McGee Announces August Tour Dates

Umphrey's McGee has added a number of August dates to their 2015 summer tour, surroun ...


Genre Taxonomy: New Website Lets You Compare Over 1,300 Genres

Didn't know the difference between 'psychedelic rock,' 'psychedelic blues-rock,' and ...


Pink Talking Fish Add 3rd Grateful Dead 50th Show After First Two Sell Out

Having sold out a pre-party and post-party on July 4th during the Grateful Dead's 50t ...


Galactic Announces Summer Tour Dates

For those of you who caught Galactic in NYC last weekend, there's some good news - th ...


Manasha and Keelin Garcia Start 'The Jerry Garcia Foundation'

Jerry Garcia's ex-wife Manasha Garcia and their daughter Keelin Garcia have launched ...


Watch: Van Halen Performs On TV For First Time With David Lee Roth

Somehow, despite having released their debut album in 1978, Van Halen had never perfo ...


Earphunk and the Naughty Professor Set To Ring In Jazz Fest

This Jazz Fest just keeps shaping up to be better and better! Progressive funk/jam ou ...


Stream Umphrey's McGee's 'London Session' Album

Last June, Umphrey's McGee spent one fifteen hour session at the famous Abbey Road St ...


EOTO Only Tries Once: An Exclusive with the Masters of Live Improv EDM

As with all of their shows, Michael Travis begins by declaring “We are EOTO, everyt ...


Getting To Know: On The Sun, Collaborative Brooklyn Soul

The story of On the Sun, a working New York City-based soul band founded in 2013, is ...


The Motet's Jans Ingber Talks Backwoods Festival, Colorado, and More

The Motet are true funk. The seven-piece ensemble has steadily built a fanbase, brin ...


The 2015 Complete Music Festival Guide

Festival announcements are at an all-time high, and it's up to us to help you weed th ...


Live for Live NOLA Launch Party 3/7: Wrap Video, Photos

Live for Live Music kicked things off with a bang in New Orleans with a funky launch ...


Nigel Hall's Top 10 Keyboardists Of All Time

New Orleans staple Nigel Hall is one of the most talented keyboardists in the game. ...


Billy & The Kids Bringing Europe Seventy 2.0 To The Cap

Amid a great deal of (well deserved) hype and excitement for the Grateful Dead’s 50 ...


L4LM's Guide To Live Acts At Ultra Music Festival

This weekend, Ultra Music Festival hits Miami for the 16th year, bringing the biggest ...


Let's Be Grateful For The Dead's 50th Reunion

Ever since the initial "Fare Thee Well" announcement last January, the 50th anniversa ...


L4LM's Guide To Miami Music Week 2015

Miami Music Week is just around the corner, and, as usual, top producers from all cor ...


Ed Sharpe Guitarist Christian Letts Discusses Marcus Mumford-Produced Solo Album 'Hold Fast'

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros guitarist Christian Letts recently released hi ...


Getting To Know Backup Planet: Album Stream/Interview

Backup Planet, a self-described Experimental Funk-Rock band out of Nashville, Tennes ...


Playlist: 16 Of The Best Sit-Ins With Phish

With the recent Phish tour and festival announcements, summer finally feels like it's ...


Umphrey's McGee's Ryan Stasik Talks Omega Moos, Major Rager, Abbey Road, and More

Live for Live Music's Chris Meyer recently spoke with Umphrey's McGee bassist Ryan St ...


Magnaball: A Guide Through Phish's First Nine Festivals

With yesterday's official announcement of Magnaball, jam band Phish will reach dou ...


On The Road With Umphrey's McGee: The Official Band Tour Log

Umphrey’s McGee and Live for Live Music are teaming up in 2015 to bring you exclusi ...


Bowlive VI: Nightly Recap

Bowlive VI is upon us! The annual 8-night funk fest with Soulive has become a staple ...



Instafeed



    L4LM Twitter