The Deep Dark Woods

The Deep Dark Woods – Silver Ships of Andilar, Townes Van Zandt cover [new mp3]

September 10, 2010

The Deep Dark Woods took part in a soon to be released Townes Van Zandt compilation, More Townes Van Zandt By The Great Unknown.  The album also features Phosphorescent, Neal Casal (Ryan Adams and The Cardinals), Alela Diane, Shinyribs (The Gourds), Treetop Flyers, and others. These are 18 newly recorded and unheard tracks from Townes’ […]

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Hey Atlanta, Catch The Deep Dark Woods at Masquerade tomorrow! [Where Oz Will Be]

May 21, 2010

The Deep Dark Woods are a band that I unequivocally recommend. I’ve turned them on to parents, grandparents, friends, acquaintances, other bands – people of all shapes and sizes. All adore this group of laid back Canadians. HearYa played its (small) part in introducing The Deep Dark Woods to our friend Tim Sweetwood at Masquerade […]

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A glimpse inside the business of indie music. Discussions with The Low Anthem, Joe Pug, The Deep Dark Woods [Podcast]

May 17, 2010

At our SxSW 2o10 day party, a Chicago-based interactive design agency called Manifest Digital, interviewed a few of the bands in our lineup about the business side of being in an indie band. After getting back to Chicago, they spent time in Shirk’s studio (where we tape our live sessions) to record this podcast. The […]

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The The Deep Dark Woods – Two Time Loser, from HearYa SxSW 2010 Party

March 24, 2010

The Deep Dark Woods were kind enough to join us for the second straight year at our HearYa/Woods Entertainment SxSW 2010 party. We spent hours shooting the breeze and drinking the brews with these crazy Canucks. They were my favorite band of 2009 and they were my favorite people at SxSW, HearYa company excluded. Thanks […]

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The Deep Dark Woods’ new track, Charlie’s (Is Coming Down) [new mp3]

December 29, 2009

We heard two new songs in our live session with The Deep Dark Woods, “The Banks of The Leopold Canal” and “Ballad of Frank Dupree.” They recently sent us this new track called “Charlie’s (Is Coming Down) and again knocked it out of the park.‚  DDW’s Winter Hours was actually tied with AA Bondy as […]

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The Deep Dark Woods cover The Mississippi Sheiks [new mp3]

December 3, 2009

The Deep Dark Woods can do no wrong. After hearing their new tracks in our live session, I eagerly anticipate any new material they put out. The band sent us an email today with an mp3 attachment for a cover recorded in-studio during the sessions for Winter Hours. For those unfamiliar with The Mississippi Sheiks, […]

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The Deep Dark Woods, Live Session #55, featuring two new tracks.

September 14, 2009

We’ve been all over The Deep Dark Woods since we missed their album Hang Me Oh Hang Me as one of the best of 2007. Since then, we’ve became enamored with their Grateful Dead influenced alt-country style and when Winter Hours was released this year, it quickly became a favorite. They joined the lineup at […]

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Deep Dark Woods, Deer Tick, Billy Joel and Elton John: Three Concerts in Three Nights

July 20, 2009

I am too old for this shit. I’m writing this the morning after seeing my third show in three nights. First up was The Deep Dark Woods from Saskatoon at The Hideout. They drew a solid crowd for a Tuesday night and for a band that is just starting to buildup a fan base here […]

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Chicago Show: The Deep Dark Woods @ The Hideout on Tuesday!

July 10, 2009

Okay Chicago readers. I know this show is on a Tuesday (7/14), but I’m going guarantee satisfaction. It’s only a $5 donation to get in the door, The Hideout serves booze and The Deep Dark Woods go great with booze. Their album, Winter Hours, is still my favorite of 2009 and after having a few […]

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The Deep Dark Woods – The Gallows [new and old mp3’s]

April 25, 2009

The Deep Dark Woods have been featured plenty on HearYa, but I just visited their website and noticed that they released my favorite track from their new album Winter Hours for free download. If you haven’t picked up the album, here’s yet another reason. I’ve also included a few reasons to find their older albums. […]

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