Super stoked and flattered by the awesome review courtesy of Dan’s Tunes. In addition to some phenomenal photos by Zen Wolfang, the review features great sound bites such as “Frontman Barry Craig delights with exceptional presence.” Head on over to Dan’s Tunes here.
Raymond Hayden has some epic things to say about Obol’s latest release Dreaming: “Halfway through the album, I felt as if I was listening to the soundtrack to a new Alien movie, but directed by Hitchcock… This is a must listen album.” Read the full review via the Seattle Wave […]
Seattle Wave Radio has made Obol a featured artist on a couple of their stations, and is playing our single “Gender” on their home page! It is an honor and we’re excited to get the exposure. For people who don’t know SWR, check ’em out… they have different channels for […]
After Bruce’s death, Letha couldn’t sense her father anywhere—not in the faces of her nieces and nephews, not in moments of great happiness. “Why can’t I get a sense of you? Where are you?” Letha’s siblings all insisted that they felt Bruce’s presence in different ways, but for Letha, he […]
I’ll leave this post up until we find our person. So if you see this news post, it means we’re still lookin’, and you should write us. We’re currently looking for a fourth and final member. This person would be playing the second melody line in the songs, which is […]
I don’t talk or write a lot about my dysfunctional “weirdness”. A lot of musicians are freaks, and by comparison to most, I’m a well-adjusted Joe with my feet firmly on the ground. But like most try-hard Joes, I struggle to appear normal and cool, trying my best to blend […]
This Thanksgiving, we are thankful for Will Tooker. Will is a dynamic powerhouse of a drummer, and he brings a ton of experience and skill to Obol. Learn more about Will on his bio page.
It is with great joy that I announce that recording has wrapped for album 2. We have Jun on all the tracks and it is just a matter of fine-tuning the mixes now, to make sure everything sounds as good as it can. Look for Obol’s second album to drop […]
Come catch a glimpse of us in action! We’re planning a bunch of new shows, and we’re bringing the best songs out to you! This month, we’re playing at the Funhouse in Seattle. Next month it will be at the High Dive in Fremont. As always, check out our Facebook […]
In 2001, Julianne left town. She took Caden with her. And rightfully so. I was a financial, emotional and spritual mess. I wanted them close, but there was not a lot I could do. What I didn’t expect was how my brain would react. Every stranger with a kid that […]