Video: The Words Don’t Work

Behold, our first video from Sun Moon! Directed by Harry Gregory and filmed inside a tiny submarine at an undisclosed location, the video is a technological communication breakdown — signals are crossed, reception is poor, and things are breaking left and right. You’d think that in the information age, communication would be easier.

The Orange Peels in 2013

  So, our year of Sun Moon is coming to a close. Last year at this time, we were halfway through our Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the vinyl pressing of our new album. So much has happened since then, and thanks to the gracious donations of friends, family and fans, we launched into…

Mid-Western Moon

The Orange Peels are so excited to be a part of the new KFOG Local Music Scene 10 benefit CD! We’ve been getting some nice drive-time airplay for our space-pop song Aether Tide, and we look forward to turning one of our upcoming gigs into a KFOG Happy Hour show. We’re also getting ready for…

July, She Will Fly

As Art Garfunkel sings it, “July, she will fly, and give no warning to her flight.” We find this to be true. Having a little respite from our May and June shows, it’s been nice to spend a few weeks beginning to write new songs, traveling along the coast and getting ready for a busy…

The Orange Peels take over Magnet Magazine this week!

Starting today, Orange Peels band leader Allen Clapp will be guest editor of Magnet Magazine for a week. That’s me! It doesn’t really mean I’m going to be running the show at the publication (although, with my editorial background, I could be a candidate). From Monday, June 10 through Sunday, June 16, Magnet will be…

Our four-day summer on the East Coast

Thank you to all our family, friends and fans in Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Hoboken and Brooklyn for making our East Coast Sun Moon tour so wonderful! Apparently, the weather went haywire for the exact duration of our visit, giving us 90+ degree days and swampy humidity—the effect was instant summer: just add Orange Peels. To…

Between the coasts

Thank you to all our friends and fans for the best record-release shows we’ve ever had! The two shows at Cafe Du Nord last Friday were spectacular and it was so great to see you all there  . . . our friends The Ocean Blue were amazing, as was deejay Rubberband Girl, spinning between sets.…