Monday, November 16, 2009

Beirut Live & Seadrift @ Roots and Tendrils

'Beirut' & 'Seadrift' live @ Roots and Tendrils Filmed by Grace Kendall

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

photo by Shanti Curran

Shanti created this image years ago, altering a photograph in her darkroom, of an image she captured in North Carolina. Her teacher at the time ridiculed the image saying it wasn't photography. It's one of my favorite photos that she has created ~Buck

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Early Autumn in Maine

photo by Liam Curran/editing by Shanti Curran

photo taken at the Schoener Preserve, Georgetown Island, Maine

Lewiston Maine

photo/art by Shanti Curran

Lewiston is a Mill Town in Maine that came to prominence during the Industrial Revolution. Shanti created this image, that for me, defines this town's industrial past ~Buck

Arborea S/T Black Mountain Road

Photo by Shanti Curran and Grace Kendall

This was the Photo used for the cover of Arborea's S/T record that was released in 2008 by Fire Museum Records. Shanti imagined this artwork for over a year before this photo was finally Realized.

NPR reviewed the album on 8 September 2009, featuring the song Black Mountain Road
NPR Arborea Feature
or go here

River and Rapids

Film by Craig Saddlemire

Odetta tribute compilation

Arborea is excited to be a part of the 'Wears the Trousers' curated benefit compilation cd 'Beautiful Star': The Songs of Odetta

released November 30, 2009 (download / limited edition CD)

01 Linda Draper, ‘Sail Away Ladies’
02 Ane Brun, ‘If I Had A Ribbon Bow’
03 Gemma Ray, ‘900 Miles’
04 Ana├»s Mitchell, ‘All My Trials’
05 Haunted Stereo, ‘Santy Anno’
06 Madam, ‘Waterboy’
07 Sandy Dillon, ‘Can’t Afford To Lose My Man’
08 Ora Cogan, ‘Motherless Child’
09 Josephine Oniyama, ‘The Gallows Pole’
10 Pepi Ginsberg, ‘Beautiful Star’
11 Society Of Imaginary Friends, ‘Another Man Done Gone’
12 Marissa Nadler, ‘All My Trials’
13 Kelli Ali, ‘All The Pretty Little Horses’
14 Katey Brooks, ‘What A Friend We Have’
15 Liz Durrett, ‘Chilly Winds’
16 Arborea, ‘This Little Light Of Mine’

or for more info.

October in Maine, Reid Sate Park and Music @ the Hogfarm

Photos by Shanti Curran

Sondra Sun-Odeon @ Hogfarm Bidderford, Maine October 9th, 2009

Photos by Buck Curran/editing by Shanti Curran

Cursillistas at Guthries/Lewiston, Maine

Photo by Shanti Curran Aug, 2009

More photos from the BBC

Arborea on the cover of Rockerilla Magazine

Arborea shares the lineup of feature articles, alongside Tim Buckley and Alice in Chains, in the October/November 2009 issue of Italy's Rockerilla Magazine