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August 5, 2018 Crispycat 0 Comments

1 August 2018 | Culling…

Capital Models confirmed they will play a one hour set on 1st September at Roslin Fun Day.  Accordingly, discussions opened among the band as to which numbers to drop…

 

22 July 2018 | Capital Models Quintet Returns…

Today in Roslin, the full quintet of Capital Models – David Reilly, Vocals, Guitar; Keith Apter, Bass Guitar; John Weitzen, Drums;  Stuart Cobley, Guitar; Paul Reynolds, Keyboards played together for the first time.  They will make their live debut on 1 September at “The Roslin Fun Day”…

Rehearsals went well but still some issues to sort out re the sound apparently….

 

16 July 2018 | Out of the Bedroom Archive work…

From David’s diary today : “I also dug out all the master recordings of the three Out of the Bedroom compilations I recorded and produced between 2004 and 2006…

Old chum and OOTB co-founder, James Igoe, is looking to put them up on Bandcamp and to include the other tracks recorded but, until now, unheard by anyone other than the artists themselves (and me)…”

 

8 July 2018 | Keys Added…

Keyboardist Paul Reynolds visited Crispycat Recordings today for his first rehearsal with Capital Models…

Pre this David spent time preparing the recordings of the erstwhile quartet for him and Paul to rehearse with…

It seems rehearsals went well and Paul is looking forward to playing with the full band on the 22nd…

In the evening, some judicious editing of Paul’s keyboard parts, which David had recorded separately from the backing tracks they were using, was followed by a mix with the rest of the band playing two weeks ago, to create a Capital Models quintet for the first time in a long time…

 

26 June 2018 | Cloudland Blue and Creek

A meeting between David and Creek’s Craig Sutherland, longtime CBQ collaborator took place today…

They have an agreement, following the meeting, that Craig will take David’s vocal tracks and create new works around them…

Davids advises “Now I just need to find the time to record said vocal tracks”…

 

24 June 2018 | Capital Models Quartet Rehearsal

With the gig on 1 September confirmed, further rehearsing today and consideration of amplification took place…

 

10 June 2018 | Capital Models Name Change Considered

Paul Reynolds has agree to join Capital Models but is unable to rehearse with the band as yet.  Accordingly, a further quartet rehearsal took place today.  Drummer John’s daughter, Chloe, suggested a name change to The Chocolate Strawberries, due to her embarrassment at her dad being a model…

It’s being considered…

 

5 June 2018 | Capital Models Quintet Again

Ex-Pure Bears keyboardist and chum of some 40 years, Paul Reynolds may join Capital Models as the twelfth member in the band’s 38 year history…

If he does, then, among the quintet of players, the band will have four guitarists, three keyboard players, two bassists and two drummers – which has the potential for some versatility…

 

4 June 2018 | Capital Models Solo Keyboard Rehearsal

More rehearsing with keyboards it seems…

 

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