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Chris Trapper - Gone Again
Some albums manage to be more than music, more than song or sound. If you catch it right, and if you’re open to it, they are windows into moments, and invitations to truth. No great Truth, mind you, other than what it feels like to be on the road, or sitting in your backyard on a warm day, or in love. Some albums are something more. Chris Trapper’s Gone Again is such an album.

This project finds the Push Stars front man joining the Wolverine Jazz Band, and is filled with a variety of clarinet counter-melodies and tuba bass-lines. Without exception, the songs work. When combined with Trapper’s expert songwriting and easy voice, the result is like nothing else you’ve heard, and yet is like everything you already love. Some songs bring to mind Cake or the Squirrel Nut Zippers, others Jack Johnson, John Mayer or Toad the Wet Sprocket. Listeners of a slightly earlier generation will recall Marc Cohn, David Wilcox, the Counting Crows or even Tom Waits.


Boston-based artists

(See end of list for national artists)


Angry Salad - Angry Salad



Tom Bianchi - 24:24

Produced by Jason Gardner


Tom Bianchi - Park Street Blues

Recorded and produced by Michael Ward-Bergeman


Boy Wonder - Break The Spell, Etc.



Asa Brebner - I Walk The Streets



Jonatha Brooke - Live

(Bad Dog)


Chapter in Verse - Wicked Smile



Entrain - All One

Produced by Tom Major and Brian Alex


Adam Ezra ­ Self-Titled Solo Debut



Kendra Flowers - Soulo



Kendra Flowers - Mix

(Unmastered Demo)


Ed Gerhard – The Live Album

(Virtue Records)


Ed Gerhard - Counting the Ways

(Virtue Records)


Guster - Lost & Gone Forever



Guster - Goldfly



The Jennifer Tefft Band – B-Sides To Nothing

(Gypsy Spin Music)


Jim’s Big Ego - Y2K Hooray!

(Big Ego Media)


Peter Mulvey - Ten Thousand Mornings

(Black Walnut/Signature Sounds)


Ellis Paul – Live



Ellis Paul - Carnival of Voices

Produced by Jerry Marotta


The Push Stars - After The Party



The Push Stars - Meet Me at the Fair

Produced by Eric Rachel and The Push Stars


The Push Stars - Tonight

Recorded at Fort Apache Studios


Revolutionary Snake Ensemble



Jonathan Richman – "Action Packed"

(Rounder Heritage)


rubyhorse – Rise



Rustic Overtones – Viva Nueva

(Tommy Boy)


Martin Sexton - Black Sheep

Produced by Crit Harmon


Kevin So – The So Must Go On (Live in Concert)



Kevin So – That Oriental Guy



Superhoney – No Standing



Superhoney – Superhoney



Brandan Sweeney – Stranger Than You



Susan Tedeschi – Wait for Me

(Tone Cool / Artemis)


Todd Thibaud – Little Mystery



Chris Trapper - Gone Again

(2005 Always Gone Music/SESAC)


Tribe of Judah - Exit Elvis

(Spitfire Records)


Not from around here...


Burt Bacharach and Ronald Isley ­ “Here I Am: Isley meets Bacharach”



David Byrne ­ Grown Backwards



Elvis Costello - “North”

(Deutsche Grammophon)


Benny Green and Russell Malone ­ Bluebird



Gary Jules ­ Trading Snakeoil for Wolftickets



Johnny A ­ Get Inside

(Favored Nations)


Maroon 5 ­ Songs About Jane



Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes



Slade - Get Yer Boots On: The Best of Slade

(Shout! Factory)


George Thorogood ­ Move it On Over



Susan Werner ­ “I Can’t Be New”



Various - Music from “Something’s Gotta Give”

(Warner Bros.)


Various - Cocktails with Cole Porter



Various - Ultimate Mancini



Various - Ravel’s Greatest Hit: The Ultimate Bolero

(RCA Red Seal)


Various - Motown #1s



Various - Music from “Coffee and Cigarettes”



Various - Superstars of Seventies Soul

(Shout! Factory)


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