Daily Archives: August 18, 2011


Posted on August 18, 2011 in Videos

The lead track from John Cate & the van Gogh Brothers new album “X”. John Cate- lead vocals, acoustic guitar Paul Candilore- Lead guitar, backing vocals Clayton Young- Bass Steve Latt- Pedal steel guitar Tauras Biskis- Drums

Wild Way

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“Wild Way” is the 8th full-length CD by John Cate & the van Gogh Brothers

Livin’ in the Moment

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

Produced by Anthony J. Resta (Collective Soul, Duran Duran, Shawn Mullins) “LIVIN IN THE MOMENT” includes 4 previously unavailable bonus tracks “Great stuff … wonderful songs and great sounding” – Buddy Miller

Two Brothers

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

Co-produced with Rob Fraboni (Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Bonnie Raitt) the van Gogh Brothers (John Cate and Paul Candilore) have created 12 new songs for “Two Brothers,” their sixth full-length CD. John Cate handles lead vocals, acoustic guitar and percussion, including family-size washboard; Paul Candilore is on electric guitars, lap steel, vocals and percussion; Jay FitzGibbons is on drums; George […]


Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“V kicks right in with a repertoire of solid rockers like ‘Let You Run’ and ‘Television’ to get your blood flowing, peppered occasionally by mellow rollers to let you breathe and center. Check out the infusions of tambourine in ‘Without You,’ mandolin on ‘I Will Be Ready,’ or the harmonica in the Jaggeresque ‘Outsider’ and the sweet journey ballad, ‘Longer […]

John Cate Band

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“Shades of John Lennon and Roy Orbison” “Cate’s voice may be closer to an earthier Mellencamp, but “Standin’ Here Alone” shares Orbison’s affinity for soaring melodies and Tom Petty’s love for harmonica-drenched folk-rock arrangements. “Invisible Man” manages to capture some of Lennon’s caustic solo attitude without sounding overly Beatle-y. Like Lennon, Cate was born in Liverpool, but he was raised […]

Never Lookin’ Back

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“… the John Cate Band attack the material with the drive of perfectionists looking for an intangible refined sound like the surfers in The Endless Summer were seeking the perfect wave…” – All Music Guide.

American Night

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“It’s commendable that an independent artist would release such an introspective album; as the Dylan and Springsteen types know, these kinds of projects reach a limited audience, but if Cate and his bandmates reach a higher level of success, this beautifully packaged material will be appreciated down the road.” – All Music Guide

Set Free

Posted on August 18, 2011 in Albums

“.. a standout that you’ll keep coming back to, as you’ll want to give second and third looks to Set Free..” – All Music Guide