Journey to Colorado 2013 - 2015

J2C 1-7 Soundtrack

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2013
Released 2013
A product of ambient sound, guitars, narrative, and keyboard, the soundtrack to Journey to Colorado 1-7 bristles with observations as a Southwestern gestalt.
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Alan Lewis Silva describes his songs as “Familiar objects that are closer to someone, because they’re more human, less generic…Imagine you found someone’s lost backpack at the beach. It might surprise you to uncover a book filled with dusty poems and a cassette recorder from a thousand and one serenades. As you uncover the contents, the overpowering images and acoustic moods reach their equilibrium, like velvety photos becoming pillows, or musical feathers …
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Songs for Mercedes

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2015
Lusitone Records
Released 2015
Lusitone Records
After ten years, music legend Alan Lewis Silva is starting fresh, turning a new page in recording history and biography. This set of 14 original songs is dedicated with agape love and a hint of eros for Mercedes. Get your copy today while supplies last. Z
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This is a pretty cool album. It's a lot of fun. It has some pop feelings and an intimate, bohemian vibration--with new instrumentation and orchestration! Only the best that would be expected. Some of the songs were recorded on a cell phone and run through dynamics and EQ matrices on a recording consul with light effects. Were not all? Some songs were written at a bar or at bars and became lyrics for compassion. Some …
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The Moon Was Blue

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2014
Lusitone Records
Released 2014
Lusitone Records
A 23-minute short story about the romantic school of love, narrated by the author. Download the $1 digital album download.
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ALL TRACKS WRITTEN BY ALAN LEWIS SILVA
All tracks copyright © 2014 by Alan Lewis Silva


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“The moon was blue.”
“No, it was full.”
The Moon can be both blue and full.
“I am full,” he said.
“I am blue,” she said.
They agreed. They were in perfect agreement.
Blue implies fullness.
Fullness implies blue.
No, they don’t.
They loathed one another.
It was only because the moon was blue and full that they were even …
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Ash City: Is a World

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2014
Lusitone Records
Released 2014
Lusitone Records
These songs were the first to be professionally mastered and were recorded using multi-tracking. Musically and lyrically cogent. Four-times cowboy boogie, but Original. Cosmic. Unconventional. The rhythms of the universe.
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This is the first of a new breed of recordings by Alan Lewis Silva. Generation excellent.

Be Your Man: Hot Cow

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2014
Lusitone Records
Released 2014
Lusitone Records
A fresh take on rock art.
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A fully mastered and produced effect. Artist type gradient o' lyrical muse-ic EXP.

Gypsy Songs

by Alan Lewis Silva

Released 2013
Released 2013
The blues-folk-jazz song content, great on piano, lyrics, and guitar, resonates well with an ethereal, bohemian mood of low levels and heavy desires, completing in art the cycle of Alan Lewis Silva's previous studio release, Rose Blood.
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Gypsy Songs

All Songs © Copyright 2005 by Alan Lewis Silva

2. Walls Are Thumping

The walls are thumping
The cars are bumping
twelve new moons in year

My hands are crazy
and I’m getting lazy
I think I might step out of here

The toilet’s grumbling
and it’s slowly swishing…
A rainy night in Hollywood

I’m typing my sonata
in lonely California
I think I’ll leave this place for good

Well, don’…
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