Tag Archives: Some Hope

DC Cardwell now on Pandora Radio!

My music is now on Pandora!

I think this is good! To tell you the truth, I'd never previously used the service before, although I've signed up for it now, as a user as well as an artist. I'm sure a lot … Continue Reading ››

How Social Networking Has Been A Game Changer For Musicians

I believe that social networking has had the most profound impact on the relationship between musician and listener since the twin-pronged technological advances of recording and broadcasting in the early 20th century.

Merry Christmas! Plus new videos and a gift for you (OK, it’s just an mp3, but hey…) [Newsletter 24 Dec 2012]

DC’s cover of the famous, and very moving Christmas carol, “I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day” which he just finished yesterday. Actually, Samuel did half of the work – he plays bass and drums and also the amazing guitar solo. The aim was to make it sound like The Byrds and whether or not that was successful overall, Samuel’s solo is a dead ringer for Roger McGuinn!

The End Of the World is nigh! Come and celebrate with DC’s new eschatological song!

The 21st of December 2012 is the End Of The World according to the ancient Mayans. They were wrong of course, because they didn’t know squat about anything, and THEIR world ended long before 2012.

New track from DC – plus FREE album download from Noisetrade! [Newsletter 11 Dec 2012]

I’m very excited because I’ve been chosen by Noisetrade as one of their “New & Notable”artists for the next week, AND I have a new, epic, song for you!

Marjorie’s new album on Madcar Records! [Newsletter 3rd July 2012]

DC Cardwell Newsletter 3 July 2012

Describe my music and win the only piece of DC Cardwell merchandise in existence! Plus CDs! [CONTEST NOW CLOSED]

A lot of us (ahem) "artists" have trouble describing our own music. We just make it. We like to think we don't sound like anyone else. But everyone tells us we need an "Elevator Pitch" - in other words, if we bump into a top music executive, or even a normal human being, in an elevator, … Continue Reading ››

New Beatles solo covers – check ’em out! [Newsletter 11th Nov 20122]

People on Youtube seem to love covers so I’ve been knocking off a few…

New DC Cardwell album “Some Hope” now available. Also, recording with Jaymee Carpenter in L.A.!

The first reviews of my album "Some Hope" are coming in! It's my first "proper" release, and it's available at CD Baby and also from my own website, www.dccardwell.com. It's in a very nice gatefold cardboard, vinyl-style sleeve and is basically a … Continue Reading ››

DC Cardwell records with Jaymee Carpenter in LA [Newsletter 21st Jan 2011]

DC’s trip to Los Angeles to record some songs for a movie…

Review of DC’s “Some Hope” at Powerpopaholic

Many thanks to Aaron at Powerpopaholic for reviewing my album "Some Hope" - here are some choice extracts...

New song! It’s called – SOMETHING WORTH VOTING FOR [Newsletter 20th September 2008]

A non-partisan plea for the politicians, the media AND the voters to focus on the issues and not on the candidates’ personal lives.

Interview with DC Cardwell from The Table Tribune, Indiana, 2007

I would sneak into the sitting room and secretly strum on them. I played so quietly, using the pad of my thumb, that I could barely even hear it myself…