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John-in-Houston PR featured Al Staehely in his weekly music-industry-insider newsletter. In his article, John recalls his favorite interview moment - Al's enthusiasm as he spoke of his times playing with drummer Cozy Powell, to Radio X Brussels reporter Paul Heath (listen to the interview below this post).
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As the final piece on Radio X reporter Paul Heath’s recent trip to Texas in the USA – looking at the music scene – from the Blues music trail to the South by South West music festival; Paul’s final feature has him track down American musician, Al Staehely – who, having made his professional name in the music industry with American rock band ‘Spirit’ looks back over a career spanning more than 40 years.
In this exclusive, at-home-interview, this get-together with Al Staehely delves into his past and now present, giving us a glimpse into this still-performing talent’s life and times, and some of his memories – from then to now…
Be especially sure to listen out for the story about Keith Moon; and when legendary drummer Cozy Powell turned up, and the bit about Don Henley with the Eagles!
crested butte film festival 2018
Al and Christian Staehely performed a very special acoustic set at the welcome party for the 2018 Crested Butte Film Festival—a four-day international film festival screening over 100 films of various genres.
Earlier in 2018, Charlie Schwan, an independent filmmaker from Austin, TX, wrote and directed a short-film titled "The Goodnight Show" which was featured at the 2018 TriBeCa Film Festival. The film's soundtrack is entirely Staehely-written, comprised of four songs by Al and one song by his son, Christian.
At the exclusive event, the Staehely's will perform the soundtrack to The Goodnight show, among other tunes, to the film makers who will be featured at the festival. To listen to the soundtrack, please visit: http://www.alstaehely.com/the-goodnight-show/
THE GOODNIGHT SHOW
tribeca film festival, 2018
Charlie Schwan, an independent filmmaker from Austin, TX, wrote and directed a short-film titled "The Goodnight Show" which was recently selected to be featured at the up-coming 2018 TriBeCa Film Festival.
The film's soundtrack is entirely Staehely-written, comprised of four songs by Al and one song by his son, Christian. It includes three unreleased songs by Al—"Mercy of the Moon," "Wish I'd Said Be Happy," and "Long Legged Woman"— which were written and recorded during Al's career as a solo-artist in the 1970s. "Wish I'd Said Be Happy" features the legendary vocalist group, The Blackberries.
For more information about "The Goodnight Show" or to attend a showing, please visit www.thegoodnightshowfilm.com
Stream the motion picture soundtrack below and stay tuned for more unreleased material by Al Staehely!