From MoJam Mondays, to the backwoods underground festival circuits of east King County, we found each other. Each song a story, a small universe unto itself; the plot twists, the river bends.
Passion, purpose, laughter music...
Dani-Rad (Daniela Landolfi Radovich) full range percussion, musical family, grew up in NYC, studying music as therapy/healing, mother of two
Alex Maloy, recent transplant to Seattle, Jazz Bass with emphasis in Afro-Caribbean studies from Conservatorio de Musica de Puerto Rico, music teacher
Braulio Antionio Rios, recent transplant to Seattle, Guitar studies from Conservatorio de Musica de Puerto Rico
Deacon Raleigh St. James, guitar/vox, poet, painter, son of a music teacher, singer-songwriter, alternative school teacher, father of four
These are artists/professionals/friends that have worked with the Deacon, in grateful and humble thanks.
As the band Redwing Blackbirds; Karl Snyder (drums), Paul Ehlen (bass) Drums for hire; Bill Ray Stan Ott (keys) Evol Wilson (guitar) Recording: Rachel Rigsby (harp), Butterfly Fiddle-Hooper (cello/fiddle), J.D. Wilson (trombone) Invisible Hour (David Choe) for photography with the Blackbirds John Metzler at Quiet Please studio in Greenwood for recordings on forthcoming acoustic solo release Jan 2018 Kristian Kittle at Shack in the Back studio for demo work with Blackbirds