brooklyn, Burger Records, concert video, johnny brendas, live music, live philly concerts, mexican summer, Quilt, Quilt band, R5 Productions
Quilt weaves a refreshing psych-folk sound with both laid back and cut loose guitar and drums. The Boston-based trio joins several projects producing quality throw-back stylings ripe with variation, texture and originality. John Andrews, Anna Rochinski and Shane Butler have put music out on several of our favorite labels including Mexican Summer and Burger records and perhaps for this reason drew our intense interest initially. Only highly listenable tracks could sustain it.
Playing numerous songs off their late 2011 release, Quilt, as well as new tracks to be on a yet to be releases album, the band put forth a solid first Philly performance. We wish the time honored tradition of no encores by an opener was ignored. More tracks would have been welcomed and enjoyed. As Anna switched back and forth between guitar and organ while providing vocals, John toiled away mesmerizing on the skins and John flowed between solo and beat chiming in on vocals as well, time stood still and we felt lucky to be there.