By Bread Alone first live show

So my band is playing our first show this Saturday. It will be awesome! Brent Simon (the Space Camp guy who went on Jimmy Kimmel) is also playing as well as Two Hand Fools and Echoes of Harpers Ferry. Go Media’s own Adam Wagner will open up with a few songs. The show is at [...]

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Squeezing in Practices before Chris leaves

As most of you know by now, Chris Petri, the mighty pen-weilder of By Bread Alone, will be departing for his hometown of Kelly’s Island in April. He’ll be back after the summer. Obviously, we’re staying together and still going to work on our songs, but we’re just going to be doing it more virtual [...]

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First Song Complete

So last weekend we had a good practice and recorded what we feel is the complete version of “Hometown Songs.” We’re tweaking the mix and levels and such to get it how we like, but we are going to say it’s done and move on to the next song “BYOB – Be Your Own Band.” [...]

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First song nearly finalized

So we’ve been more focused the past few practices and we stopped trying to work on every song every time. We narrowed it down to our two most “put-together” songs and we will work on those until we are happy and have a version that we feel comfortable playing live. Certain things are being worked [...]

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Practice – moving right along

Today was a really long band practice. From 10-3:30. We recorded a whole bunch more takes of “Hometown Songs” and we’ve determined that it doesn’t have enough energy so we’re going to switch it up a bit. I think it’s for the better. We also worked on a new song called “Gemma” which was written [...]

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We finally recorded some stuff!

Just finished practice and we have recorded a few things. Nothing is finished yet but we finally were able to test out some recording equipment. Sounds good so far, but still lots of screws to tighten and holes to patch. But everything is coming along great! However, there isn’t anything worth posting for others to [...]

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