NEWS Since moving to Florida I've been working on a solo project, the first two new songs have been uploaded here. Much more rock oriented than previous efforts. Haven't paid attention to Soundclick, but will be going forward. Enjoy!
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Pitch Blue - Kevin D, singer/songwriter of the band hails originally from Toronto, Canada. After 14 years living in Florida and sitting behind the drums, he ended up in Kentucky where he did the singer/songwriter thing working with various musicians for sometime before finding neighbors with musical desires. Kenneth Mansfield moved into the area from the DC area, originally hailing from the Carolinas and with a penchant for Scottish Pipe bands, Kenneth holds down the beat on Congas. Living two houses from Kevin, Teresa Beck had been warming back up to the Cello she put down years before. Bringing a very cool mid-range sound to the trio she was convinced the Cello can have a place in an acoustic rock act. Pitch Blue is now working on their first full length CD
Why this name?
Kevin's son actually came up with the band name. Upon his first trip on a boat out of Miami into the Atlantic with Kevin, Jesse, when asked if he noticed how the water had changed color as it deepened he uttered, "Yeah Dad, it's pitch blue!" The name stuck...
Do you play live?
We love playing live...mostly in the Lexington, Ky area. Live playing always creates special moments...
How, do you think, does the internet (or mp3) change the music industry?
Unauthorized downloads stink but it's incredible outside of that problem. 20 years ago, we could not be doing what we're doing today. Anyone in the world can stumble upon our stuff...that's huge.
Would you sign a record contract with a major label?
Well, let's see...fully funded professional backing, support and tour?...hmmm, tough one eh?
Well, we are told we sound like Cat Stevens, Jimmy Buffet, Harry Chapin and Chumbawumba...
Orient Beach, St. Marteen's U.S.V.I.
Just love each other, don't be so picky, and quit being so judgemental...life isn't a contest...