Stephen Konrads & The Eternals

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The debut album from Stephen Konrads & The Eternals is now available through all neo-traditional outlets (iTunes, Amazon, etc). Recorded and mixed over the last year at the Soul Shop in Medford, MA (under the watchful and dedicated eye of Elio DeLuca), these songs are some of the best I've ever had the pleasure of working on. 

Beyond providing such strong material to work with, Stephen also added layer after layer of guitar, piano, keyboards and synths, creating a soundscape which I'm very happy to share with the world. Harrison Seiler lended his ever-steady backbeat to what is now the third (?), fourth (?), fifth (?) project we've worked on together.

Claudia Carty added devastating background vocals to Ba Da Ba, while Eve Boltax (viola), Vanessa Buttolph (viola), and Kristen Drymala (cello) helped transform I'm Moving To Your Beat into the monster it is now.

For bass, my 1973 Fender Precision was used on every song but The Propellor, for which I borrowed Elio's short-scale EB-3 copy after an extended period of day-drinking and amp-breaking. We used a combination of my Ampeg B-100R amp and DI for all tracking. 

While the songs may be new, the making of this album really goes back about three years. It's the culmination of a lot of thought, a lot of changes, and a lot of work. I couldn't be happier with the result. Thanks for listening.