The Bongos "Live from The Living Room to The Loft"
Recorded Oct 15, 2013 in NYC, its the first live recording in many years.
Hear the band play tracks from their new album, "Phantom Train," Bongos favorites, and some real cool covers.
Sirius XM Channel 30 "The Loft"
The dates are as follows:
Sun Dec 8 - at 12pm
Tues Dec 10- at 7pm
Sun Dec 22 at 12pm
Tues Dec 24 at 7pm
Jem Recordings signs The Legal Matters!
Album coming soon!
The Legal Matters isn't just a band, it's a meeting of the minds of three notable figures on
the Midwest power pop scene: Keith Klingensmith was a member of Hippodrome and the
Phenomenal Cats and runs the indie pop label Futureman Records, Andy Reed was the
leader of the group An American Underdog, and Chris Richards was Klingensmith's
bandmate in Hippodrome and the Phenomenal Cats as well as leading Chris Richards &
"Filled with great melodic hooks, glorious harmonies and spine-tingling chord changes."(Discussions Magazine) The album's charm lies in its lack of pretentiousness and love of creating pure pop music for the now generation. They emulate the feel and emotion of those artists, songs, and albums that have truly made a difference in Pop Music over the last 50 years."
"There are plenty of tunes here that could be hit singles, especially the opening track 'Rite of Spring' and the mildly cockly 'Before We Get it Right' " - All Music Guide
"The Legal Matters have made an album that easily makes my Top Ten year end list" - Power Popaholic
"The Legal Matters is the best long-player I have heard this year. It is hard to imagine anything coming out the second half of the year to eclipse it" - Pop That Goes Crunch