Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Blue Crystal Fire

Video for Arborea's arrangement of Robbie Basho's Blue Crystal Fire from the Robbie Basho tribute album 'We are all One, In the Sun' 2010 Important Records. Stream, Purchase through iTunes, or Download below.
Film by Buck Curran
'We are all One, In the Sun' made Acoustic Guitar Magazine's
Best Acoustic Albums of 2010, February 2010 issue

Blue Crystal Fire by Arborea

Friday, December 10, 2010

Arborea @ WXPN Philadelphia

Arborea (w/Helena Espvall & Jesse Sparhawk) WXPN Session with Gene Shay 'Folk Show' and Fred Knittel 'Folkadelphia' 5 December 2010, Philadelphia
Photos by Derek Moench

Arborea (w/Helena Espvall & Jesse Sparhawk) Live @ Highwire Gallery, Philly

Arborea (w/Helena Espvall & Jesse Sparhwak) @ Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia 4 December 2010. Photos by Derek Moench

Arborea (w/Helena Espvall & Jesse Sparhawk) Live @ Highwire Gallery

Arborea- Highwire Gallery 12/4/2010 part 2 from fire museum records on Vimeo.

Arborea with Helena Espvall & Jesse Sparhawk live @ Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia 4 December 2010. Music 'Awakenings' and 'Black is the Colour'. Video courtesy Steven Tobin/Fire Museum Records.

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Musica - Hudson, New York

Hanging at 'Musica' Music Shop in Hudson, NY December 1st, 2010. Rob, Shanti, and Otto.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Yair Yona Covers Bert Jansch

Yair Yona Covers Bert Jansch

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Arborea's Kickstarter Project

We've started a Kickstarter Project to help finish our next record 'Red Planet'and help fund our next tour. We'd also like to press the new record in Vinyl if we can get our project close to 200% please help spread. All pledges great and small are welcome! This is a perfect grassroots way to help Independent artist continue our work and keep doing what we do best. Thanks for your support!!! Buck and Shanti

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Arborea's Le Cargo Session

Arborea's Le Cargo Session, Paris France January 2010. Film by Renaud de Foville. More Arborea video sessions here:
Les Sessions du Cargo

Dance, Sing, Fight live in Toulouse, France

Dance, Sing, Fight live in Toulouse, France at Connexion Cafe. Directed By Gwarr

Friday, September 24, 2010

Onto the Shore

Farewell to Summer. Video for the 'Onto the Shore' from 'House of Sticks'(Remastered) available on iTunes and Video made by Buck and Shanti

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Cat Stevens Arborea Photos

Photos of Arborea for Cat's 'Music is Love' project. Photos taken 01 September 2010 London.
More amazing photography on her website Cat Stevens Photography

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Moseley Festival 2010

Arborea performing at Moseley Festival, 4 September 2010 Birmingham, UK (Hanna Tuulikki and Lucy Duncombe
providing backup vocals). Bottom photo - Recording Wayfaring Summer/Red Bird at the BBC mobile studio after our performance on the Lunar Stage. Photo by Helene Gautier

photo by Helene Gautier

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Arborea and Two Wings on Tour UK Summer 2010

Bournemouth, England 2 September 2010

Birmingham, England 4 September 2010

Arborea and Two Wings on tour. September 2010 UK
photos by Shanti Curran

Two Wings - London 2010

Two Wings (Hanna Tuulikki and Ben Reynolds) performing @ The Gladstone, London 31 August 2010
(Arborea and Two Wings Tour)
photo by Buck Curran

Two Wings (Hanna Tuulikki, Ben Reynolds, Kenneth Wilson, Lucy Duncombe, and Doog) @ Cafe Oto, London 1 September 2010
(Arborea and Two Wings Tour)
photo by Buck Curran

Vanishing Twins @ Cafe Oto, London

Vanishing Twins (Jeanne Madic) performing at Cafe Oto, London 1 September 2010
(Arborea, Two Wings, and Vanishing Twins show)
photo by Shanti Curran

Arborea and Two Wings in Bournemouth

Arborea and Two Wings in Bournemouth, England. 2nd and 3rd September 2010

Shanti and Cat

Shanti and Cat Stevens, 1 September 2010 London
photo by Buck Curran

Arborea - Body and Soul Stage/Electric Picnic

Arborea performing at the Body and Soul main stage at Electric Picnic, Ireland 5 September 2010
photo by Trevor Seery

Red Planet

Maine, July 2010. Photo by Derek Moench

Friday, September 10, 2010

Sean Smith

Yair Yona - A Day in Tel Aviv

Yair Yona's 'Russian Dance' from the film 'A Day in Tel Aviv'. A song from his album 'Remember' out now on the venerable
Strange Attractors Audio House
Visit Yair at his website Yair to learn more about his amazing musical projects!
Yair's music is also a featured bonus track on the digital album of the Basho tribute 'We are all One, In the Sun' that we've curated.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Port City Music Hall

Arborea live at Port City Music Hall 17 August 2011, Portland Maine. Jakob Battick joining us on Shanti's harmonium.
Photos by Josh Lambert

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

North Star Cafe

Arborea live @ North Star Cafe, Portland Maine 31 July 2010
photo by Joshua Lambert

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Ides of March

Official video for 'Ides of March' from Arboreas 2008 Self-Titled Release. Video filmed in Maine and created by Arborea.

Wednesday, June 2, 2010


Official video for Seadrift from Arborea's 2008 self-titled release (Fire Museum Records). Film by Shanti Curran. Footage from Arborea's 2010 tour in Oregon and Northern California.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Indian Beach Oregon

Arborea on Indian Beach along the Wild coast of Oregon during Arborea's US tour April 2010. photo by Liam Curran

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Robbie Basho tribute record 'We are all one, In the Sun'

Today is the release date of the Robbie Basho tribute 'We are all one, In the Sun' that Buck has curated and produced, and is out on the incredibly fine imprint Important Records. The tribute features Steffen Basho Junghans, Meg Baird, Arborea, Glenn Jones, Fern Knight, Helena Espvall, Cian Nugent, and Rahim Alhaj...with additional digital tracks by Yair Yona, Joseba Irazoki and Cam Deaz. The gorgeous Cover Art is by Shanti Curran
For more info go here -
Important Records Basho Tribute

Monday, May 10, 2010

Arborea in Paris/Arms & Horses and Forewarned

Arborea live in Paris, France @ Oliver Peel Session #17, 16 February 2010. Performing Arms & Horses, and Forewarned. The Beautiful Sandra Rossini plays the harmonium on Forewarned

Blue Crystal Fire Live in Paris

Arborea performs Robbie Basho's Blue Crystal Fire and Phantasmagoria in Two, Paris France 16 February 2010. Oliver Peel Session #17

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Josephine Foster @ Betty's Grill Nashville

Josephine Foster performing @ Betty's Grill, Nashville 28 April 2010.
Josephine turned this pub into a Magical place that night. The crowd was spellbound
during her set.

Victor Herrero

Alchemist of Beauty! Victor's record Anacoreta is available through
Bo'Weavil Recordings/Victor Herrero

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Brookdale Lodge @ The James Dean Mystery

Brookdale Lodge in the Red Woods, Santa Cruz Mountains, California 21 & 22 April 2010. Ghosts and James Dean!
photos by Shanti Curran

Saturday, April 17, 2010

The Giant Redwoods of California

Riding deep into the dark vast kingdom of the giants, April 17.
photos by Buck Curran

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Manitou Springs & The Rubbish Gallery/Colorado Springs

Photos from the Rubbish Gallery in Colorado Springs and Manitou Spring April 10 and 11th. Conor Bourgal and the Ghost Waltz. Conor, Ian, and Shanti hangin' in the Colorado air.
photos by Buck Curran. Arborea photo by Liam Curran

Friday, April 9, 2010

Sunset in Colorado

photo by Shylah Curran. Fort Collins, Colorado 9 April.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

2010 SXSW St David's Church/Bethel Hall

Arborea 2010 SXSW Austin, Texas at St David's Church, Bethel Hall for the Borne! Recordings/Western Vinyl Showcase, March 20th...First day of Spring!
photos by Heather Ubiles

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Dazed & Confused

The way a Telecaster should sound!

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Jana Hunter/Lower Dens, Arborea, and William Tyler @ Betty's Grill, Nashville

Jana Hunter with her new band Lower Dens at Betty's Grill in Nashville, 16 March 2010. Amazing Night! Lineup Jana Hunter/Lower Dens, Arborea, and William Tyler/Paper Hats.
photo by Buck Curran

Monday, March 15, 2010

Arborea on the Blue Plate Special WDVX in Knoxville

Arborea perform on the Blue Plate Special @ WDVX in Knoxville, TN 15th March.

Asheville FM and Firestorm Cafe... and Crossing the Appalachian Mountains

Arborea 2010 US Tour. Jeff Zentner @ Firestorm Cafe, Asheville NC 13 March, Arborea @ Asheville FM 14 March, and crossing the Appalachian Mountains 15 March.
photos by Buck Curran and Liam Curran