by: Randall Roberts Shauna and Sarah Dodds are on a streak that could make Adele envious. The sisters from central Texas, whose creativity focuses on roots music, have been nominated for Grammy Awards in four of the last five years. This year
Reckless Kelly’s Sunset Motel / 2017 Grammy Nominee for Best Recording Package A closer look at the artwork
The lyrics to the title track of Sunset Motel, written by Willy Braun, set the stage for the storyline behind the most recent collaborative effort between the Dodds Sisters and Reckless Kelly. Written as somewhat of a
2017 Grammy Nominee for Best Recording Package: Sunset Motel Third Consecutive Nod for Reckless Kelly and The Dodds Sisters
View images of Sunset Motel, GRAMMY Award Nominee for Best Recording Package from Shauna & Sarah Dodds of Backstage Design Studio in Austin, Texas.
By Andrew Valderas Brookesmith natives Sarah (left) and Shauna Dodds won their second Grammy in three years for Best Recording Package on Monday night at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. At the
It’s nearing two weeks since we received the incredible news that our efforts for Still the King had been honored with a GRAMMY Nomination for Best Recording Package, and the gleam still lingers on our faces. When Dick Reeves and
William Clark Green‘s drive and enthusiasm is not only infectious, but he’s also always on board (and insistant) for us to stretch our creativity. It was over a year ago that he first came
NPR Music SXSW Studio Takeover 2015: Apanhador Só Apanhador Só: Musical Magic With A Trunkload Of Toys
by FELIX CONTRERAS for NPR.org One of the most musical countries on the planet, Brazil is awash in folk-music traditions, as well as a rich history in jazz and bossa nova. It seems as if Brazilian
NPR Music SXSW Studio Takeover 2015: Hank Shocklee Microphone Check / Hank Shocklee: 'We Had Something to Prove'
Hank Shocklee: ‘We Had Something to Prove’ The Public Enemy producer tells us how hip-hop revolutionized recording technology. Interview with Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley People often refer to the multi-layered, cacophonous style of
Interview with Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley The 21-year-old spoke with Microphone Check in Austin, Texas, during SXSW a couple days before the release of his second major label album. He says he feels
We recently had the pleasure of working with our favorite tall Texan, Ray Benson, and Asleep at the Wheel again on another amazing project: Still The King, Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys. We
In case you were wondering what we’re listening to in the studio today…. it’s this. What a wonderful world we live in that we got to work with one of our heroes on such an