conrad y skordalia

a silo filled with birds

David Conrad (voice, guitar) got an intensive education in songwriting over four decades as a bassist accompanying great singers, writers and bands including Phoebe Snow, Solomon Burke, Tom Rush, Chuck Berry, Dave Van Ronk, Orphan, Rufus Thomas, Sylvain Sylvain, Jonathan Edwards, Marc Ribot, Black 47, Hank Thompson and Delbert McClinton.

Rebecca Weiner Tompkins (violin, voice), is also a member of Life in a Blender and Maynard and the Musties, and has recorded and performed with Patti Smith, Jim Malone and The Piney Hearts, Emily Duff, Scott McClatchy, Sergio Webb, Ricko Donovan, Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers, Alex Sniderman, The Nu-Sonics, John Egenes, Chief, The Sometime Boys, Karen and The Sorrows, The Menthol Kings, Chris Rael,Stellan Wahlstrom, Mark Donato's Canoeful of Strangers, Jim Malone, Standpipe, Ian Roure, Eddie Skuller, Zane Campbell, Stanley Keach and Bluegrassachusetts, The Ming Dynasty Ramblers, and The Tuna Canyon Boys among many others.