the sound of photosynthesis

by Brian Cutean QTN

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"Hitchin A Ride (On Ol Man River)" is the fourth track from "the sound of photosynthesis", the just-released album, already a physical CD thanks to those who preordered. It will soon be available as a vinyl LP too as it gets enough orders to make that next step possible.

Download this track now for $15 and the entire CD will be mailed directly to you nearly instantaneously as befits this 21st century record to accompany you on your zoomy 21st century ride. Extras for your friends? Click on the Buy Now link for instant ordering.

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These ten tunes include a musical setting of ee cummings' "anyone lived in a pretty how town"; a duet with my bassman for 30+ years, Robert Vignaud, (now conducting musical electricity in a celestial way) and a wide array of amazing musicians Lewi Longmire, Chris Funk, Jenny Conlee, Jason Montgomery, Simon Lucas, Nancy Tannler, Eugene's Mood Area 52, Ike Eichenberg, Oliver Steck, and other musical beings too. Recorded in Portland, Eugene and Austin, "the sound of photosynthesis" has been mixed and mastered in glorious 3D.

The physical CD contains a poster of this unbelievable cover painted by the illustrious Ila Rose ( There's way more than this picture shows...

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released March 28, 2015
"hitchin a ride (on ol man river)" features QTN on guitar and voice; Jason Montgomery, bass; Simon Lucas, drums, Chris Funk on guitar and slide, and Kris Deelane on harmonies



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