Really cool interview in a popular music magazine from Serbia. Thank you Blaster - Music Magazine for having us!
Bardzo fajny wywiad z nami w angielskojęzycznym serbskim magazynie muzycznym. Dziękujemy Blaster - Music Magazine!
"Close That Door" was the highest new entry at no. 1 at Radio Olsztyn Top 40 in Poland. Since then (as of Nov. of 2021) it's been consecutivel no. 1 for 9 weeks since then.
All of our singles charted on Poland iTunes Top 100 Rock Songs Chart and Poland iTunes Top 100 (All genres). Since February we've had four number ones on Rock Chart with "Destroyed", "A Song", "Cecil Has Changed" and "Sweeter" and numer two hits with "Girl With Sponges (feat. Catlea)", "Close That Door", "Jeff Johnson Spoke", "Pierogi" and "Tinder Girl" and with many top 10s on all genres regular Top 100 chart. All those charts stand for singles sales (pay & download).
We also topped the UK Talk Radio Indie Top 30 chart - four times with "A Song" (April and June of 2021) and three times with "Tinder Girl" (August of 2021). "Jeff Johnson Spoke" reached no. 2 twice and "Close That Door" once at that chart. We're having also "Sweeter" out charting top 10 of that top 30.
Our singles "A Song", "Tinder Girl", "Close That Door" and "Girl With Sponges (feat. Catlea)" reached Top 50 chart for Central America. It's a chart based on FM stations airplay in Central America countries. "Close That Door" and "Girl With Sponges" both reached no. 33 at that chart.
"Bubba Does" also made it to radio airplay based Top 50 chart in Ecuador.
Our singles "A Song", "Jeff Johnson Spoke" and "Close That Door" also reached Top 10 of one of Chicago based radio stations.
Current chart standings are weekly updated at our Instagram and Wojciech's FB.
We were lucky enough to gain a a nice stream numbers with Spotify. Also our videos on YT get really good amount of views.
We are very happy to receive a very good worldwide airplay at FM and internet radio stations including: Poland, the US (California, Illinois, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Washington and many more), the UK (including a few in London), Australia, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Russia, Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Panama, Domicana, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Puerto Rico and many other countries.
Our songs were named station song of a week at East London Station in the UK (Jeff Johnson Spoke, Destroyed, Cecil Has Changed, Snake Doctor, Tinder Girl and Girl With Sponges) and we were the station band of the week at that station in 2021.
All our albums - "Mellow Joy", "Obligation" and "Joy Free Bowls" (the CDs) are selling at Empik - the largest stores chain - charting weekly and monthly at Pop & Rock (Polish and also All countries) charts. Our CDs are also sold at MediaMarkt and many popular music internet based music stores.
Our third album "Mellow Joy" was out on 22nd of October 2021
The 4th album "Tiny Blast" is also ready and is due to be out in the beginning of 2022.
We already finished recording songs for our 5th album with working title "Five".
We would like to thank here all those who buy our singles and the album, stream, watch and listen to our music and all those who play our songs at FM and internet radio stations.
The videos for our songs are here:
Girl With Sponges (feat. Catlea): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BL5LOy0oP74
Bubba Does: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7f1ilzSC0b0
Close That Door: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izs5rXk553U
Tinder Girl: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DpOeWeVB7k
Sweeter (A Version): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaWVbE9wZes
Cecil Has Changed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l7mz2L0XHvA
Decent Obligation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Rb3TNEODz4&t=6s
Jeff Johnson Spoke: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfeopmFgesQ
Life's No Prison: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E98YCgosmtw
We're happy to announce that CASE STUDIO is responsible for physical CD release and sales and promotion in Poland. That will include also digital sales as one of our partners in that regard. Or CD albums are distributed by Case Studio with MyMusic (all albums) and Jazzsound (first two albums).
Nearly all for our albums "Obligation", "Joy Free Bowl" and upcoming "Mellow Joy" were mixed by Chris Bolster at Abbey Road Studios in London. All songs except for "Life's no prison", "Sweeter (A Version)" and "My Friend (Convince Me)" from first two albums were mastered by Andy 'Hippy' Baldwin at Metropolis Mastering in London. "Life's no prison", "Sweeter (A Version)" and "My Friend" were mixed and mastered by Thomas Queyja at The Lips Studio in LA https://www.thelipstudio.com/. Wojciech collaborated earlier with Thomas on The Implants US debut release “Leprosy”. Several of the Implants songs were mastered by Howie Weinberg for it's anniversary re-release.
A couple songs off upgoming "Mellow Joy" album were mastered by Corey Coffman known for his work at CoreyRecording and the band Gleemer.
Some of songs for the 5th album will be mixed and mastered by Corey Alley from Hobbit Hole Productions.
Four songs off the both albums album were mixed by Dawid Gorgolewski at Osso Studio in Osowa.
All songs were recorded at Stolarnia Art Studio in Osowa.
Practice is fun, not necessarily the way to perfection
people give us constant inspiration for writing music. Sometimes it's a good
inspiration, sometimes bad.
If we record anything we do it usually in one take.
We love to record.
We would like to thank here several people who helped us - recently and in the past - all that to happen: Chris Bolster, Andy 'Hippy' Baldwin, Thomas Queyja, Dawid Gorgolewski, Jan Kurczewski, Lisa Huersing, Dominika, Ada Nike, Janek Kurczewski, Brett Broadway, Adam Ellerbrock, Nate Clum, Nate Parkin and special thanks for Sławek Papis from our label Case Studio.
Also our appreciation goes to: Best Pub Osowa, Stolarnia Art Studio, Osso Studio, Abbey Road Studios and Metropolis Studios in London, the Lip Studio (LA), Proud Larry's, the Gin, Forrester's, Lafayette's and other great venues in Oxford, Meridian and Memphis.
Huge thank you also to all people playing our music worldwide. Special thanks to: Michelle Ward, Paul Goulder and Jeff Fekete.
And to Tyler Keith and the Neckbones. "Eyeful" was the main inspiration for Wojciech to play music on more serious basis. Y'all please check Tyler Keith's solo albums as well as the Neckbones and other bands he has played with.
We are Snakedoctors - SUMMARY ON OUR BAND
We are a rock band formed in May of 2020. In July we recorded our first songs. In August we came up with 13 song first unofficial and unpublished friends & family demo CD album “stonegravity”.
In August and September we recorded new songs for first official album “Obligation” that was out on 22nd of December along with four singles. In May of 2021 we released our second album "Joy Free Bowl" along with five singles.Our third studio album "Mellow Joy" was released on 22nd October of 2021.
Also our fourth album "Tiny Blast and the fifth one with working title "Five" are ready to be released - some time in 2022.
Snakedoctors are: lead vocals and guitar - Wojciech Wypych (formerly of the Implants formerly known as the Shriners and Splinter, bands from Oxford, MS), bass - Jaroslaw Szybowski, keyboard and vocals - Jacek Karnat and drumms - Robert Porazka. We quote grunge, new wave and hill country blues as inspirations.
We are also behind Jiri Blaha & Framuga Boys. Under that name we released in April of 2021 a single - Okurky a laska je velka.
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