Showing posts from June, 2009

Chrissi Poland - Songs From the Concrete, New Album Finished

The good news out of New York this week is that Chrissi Poland's album, Songs From the Concrete is finished, with release in the works, hopefully soon; that's the promo cover shown above. The album contains eleven original songs, all recorded live in the studio, brilliantly produced by Jon Cowherd with co-production by Chrissi. About three hours after writing it, Chrissi stunned the Living Room last fall with a performance of "Alone With My Troubles" when she opened her show with it on Election night , November 4th, 2008. I know I haven't been the same since, and this song now does likewise as track one on the album. Listen to "Alone With My Troubles" Steve Eliott, Chrissi & Jon in the main studio at the Carriage House in Stamford, CT. Recording with some supremely talented musicians, Chrissi and Jon have accomplished a true labor of love on this record, allowing every track to realize it's maximum potential, "Angel Weep For Me" is a