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Audio (Demos)

Ugly slipper at 3:00 a.m.

  As a bonus, here are some rough demos and stuffs and thangs. Did I mention that these are rough? Because they’re rough. Bonus! YET (DEMO) “If you can’t move to the beat y’all don’t blame your boots if it’s your feet’s fault.” Waiting for Godot. With a beat. WINDOW (DEMO – NO BEAT) “This [...]

Down

six piece band

“Digging don’t make you down.” Yes, they let me come above ground for this one. Ironically. And to paraphrase Haley Joel Osment: I SEE BAND MEMBERS. ALL THE TIME. THEY’RE EVERYWHERE.

Last

“This is the last time I will do this for you.” I did this one first. Of course. In spite of the presence of one John Henry Bonham, this is the mellow one. Well, mellow until the guitar solo. Slow burn.

Over

over video screenshot

“No more chocolate Romeo. No more going gorillas.” Lyrically, this is Spike Lee meets John Hughes. A Jungle Fever/Pretty in Pink mashup, if you will. Note the dramatic tension between Tele Bryan and P-Bass Bryan.

What is BASEMENT LIVE?

studio

What is BASEMENT LIVE? It’s this little website. And it’s an EP. A video EP. (A video mixtape?) Because I have new songs. And I want you to hear them. But I don’t have the energy to make another CD. (It would be my seventh. Boring!) So instead, I’m in my basement. With a sampling [...]

Yet

godot digi gogo moon

“If you can’t move to the beat y’all/don’t blame your boots if it’s your feet’s fault.” This is the bonus video. The hidden track on the virtual EP. If you will. No performance footage in this one: it’s built entirely from found images. Waiting for Godot with a beat. Allons-y.

Video Vault

Reunion video

A few classics from the video vault. Reunion – Official Music Video – Bryan Thomas from Bryan Thomas on Vimeo. And more: Souls A Case of You (live with Rosanne Raneri) Revolution MotherJudge (Times Union/WMHT “Best of the Capital Region”)