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Jeffrey Martin Record Release Party | August 30 | Alberta Street Pub

On August 19, Jeffrey Martin will be releasing his Fluff and Gravy debut cd, Dogs in the Daylight. The record is packed with 15 tracks of dark and deliberate Indie Folk songs, carried largely by Jeffrey’s deeply personal lyrics and his unforgettable voice. You can hear the titled track here, courtesy of Glide Magazine. Please join us on August 30, at the Alberta Street Pub to celebrate with performances by Hip
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Jeffrey Martin’s ‘Dogs in the Daylight’ single premier

The first single form Jeffrey Martin’s Dogs in the Daylight happens to be the title track, and it premiered today at Glide Magainze. Check it out here! And while you’re at it, chew on this lovely in-depth interview featured at Eugene Daily News. Catch his Eugene “pre-lease” show tomorrow night (details here). Stay tuned for an announcement for the big Portland release show!!!
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Jeffrey Martin’s Dogs in the Daylight available August 19

Back in 2012, Devon Leger in No Depression wrote “(Jeffery Martin) is an incredibly rare find among today’s glut of singer-songwriters: a songwriter whose songs are immediately affecting. These are the kind of songs that can change you.” Shortly after, Jeffrey was selected to perform at the NPR Mountain Stage New Song Contest in New York City.  Since then, he has been touring relentlessly, earning opening slots for t
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Fluff and Gravy Music Festival, September 13-14

On September 13-14, 2014, Fluff and Gravy Records is proud to announce the inaugural FLUFF AND GRAVY MUSIC FEST at Music on the Mounds. 12 hours of Music will begin at noon on Saturday, and will feature 11 of the 14 bands on the Fluff and Gravy Label, including Hillstomp, Sassparilla, The Harmed Brothers, The Evangenitals, Jack Wilson, Jeffrey Martin, Kevin Lee Florence, Kenny Feinstein, Vacilando, Drunken Prayer, an
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FREE Anna Tivel track, Gentle War

As we prepare for Anna Tivel’s June 17 release, Before Machines, please help us to celebrate by downloading “Gentle War”. Featuring Sam Howard on bass, Taylor Kingman on guitar, David Strackany on drums, and Jeffrey Martin on backup vocals, it is one of the standout tracks on the record. The track is available as a FREE DOWNLOAD until the official record release on June 17.
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Sassparilla’s Pasajero/Hullabaloo streaming at Consequence of Sound

Sassparilla is set to release their double cd, Pasajero/Hullabaloo, on June 17, but you can hear it, streaming in it’s entirety right now, at Consequence of Sound! Pasajero was recorded in the Portland studio of Eels’ own Chet Lyster. Here, Blackwell says he attempted to “put a pulp novel to music,” adding “I didn’t want to force-feed the plot to people. I wanted them to make up their own story based on their i
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Nick Jaina returns for limited June engagements

There is so much going on with Nick Jaina that it is difficult to know where to start. For one thing, he is now residing in New Orleans, but more on that in a moment. After releasing last summer’s Primary Perception, the lead single, “Don’t Come To Me”, was picked up by NPR’s Heavy Rotation and Morning Edition, and he toured the West Coast (including a stint at Folsom Prison) and Midwest
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Anna Tivel to host cd release show at The Old Church, June 12

Anna Tivel will host a record release party on June 12, at The Old Church (Portland).  She will be joined by local icon,  Mike Coykendall, and the up and coming Vacilando. Her upcoming full-length offering, Before Machines, will be her first release on Fluff and Gravy Records. The tracks range from intimate singer-songwriter performances with just Anna and her guitar, to live tracks with a full band, and everything i
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Hillstomp tour details – June/July 2014

Portland’s alt-blues/stomp outfit, Hillstomp, will spend June and July touring the West Coast, in support of their latest record, Portland, Ore. The band has spent the better part of the last decade building a name for themselves among the US and European festival and club circuits, garnering a reputation for their raucous live sets and their ability to work an audience into a fervor. They have toured with such
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Sassparilla to release DOUBLE cd set, Pasajero/Hullabaloo on June 17 – preorder now!

Sassparilla to release Pasajero/Hullabaloo, on June 17 – Preorder now! On June 17, raucous, melodic Americana outfit Sassparilla delivers Pasajero and Hullabaloo, an ambitious 19-track double disc set.  The two albums move in seemingly opposite directions; Pasajero, produced by Chet Lyster (Eels) is more akin to the band’s latest two records (2012’s The Darndest Thing and 2013’s Magpie), while
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