Bio: (bio circa 2000)
Shackleford is a five-piece all original modern day American rock and roll band that pulls inspiration from many strong sources. Combining elements of modern rock, classic rock, blues, and even vintage country from their home state of Texas. They have created a sound that is cla... See Full BioMore Info
recorded in Aj Vallejo's home in Austin, TX in Summer 2000 by Omar Vallejo. Produced by Bruce Castleberry and Omar Vallejo. Bruce was real hands on with Jeff's tone, Omar pulled gthe maximum output out of what we gave him to work with quickly, AJ always made us feel welcome in his home, Alex would come by, borrow my drum sticks, play a gig on 6th street and return my drum sticks to me. What a class act! Heath would come by and smile, he was fairly new to Vallejo at that point so he was soaking up the vibe in a new way simlar to us. All of these dues were nothing but gracious and humble. I have always wished for and continue to wish for great things for these cats. Classico! Our relationship began with them by good old school school coincidence... quantum physics I suppose. I still don't know how but Bruce Castleberry heard "Cosmic Connection" from our Green CD (circa 1998) and called the number on the disc and left a message. Awesome! This demo will be released tomorrow. Today >>fast forward>> 2 years later in Austin, TX. We have invaded the Vallejo circle in Austin. KLBJ (Peggy Simmons, Danny from Steamboat (the original, Bob Schneider, geeze I can't even list them all. Soulhat... Amazing people and musicians. I'm very fortunate to have been a part of it.