A 3 pc - all original rock band - recorded 8 tracks LIVE at BHS to follow up their debut project - 'Psychobabble'. There was only 1 overdubb on these sessions. BHS was responsible for tracking, mixing and mastering, as well as cover art and packaging.
Brass City Trio
A power trio - prog-rock-type band with many influences from Waterbury recorded 8 tracks for their "Three Headed Monster" CD - a follow up their debut release. BHS was responsible for tracking, mixing, mastering and cover art...
A female fronted diverse rock / cover band recorded a 3 song demo. The band offers lush melodies, big guitars, tight rhythm section along with keys to cover popular tunes from Boston to Queen and more! BHS was responsible for tracking, mixing and mastering as well as some web publishing of sound bites for promotion purposes.
Rick Rivets Band
Rick is an original member of the New York Dolls and discovered Johnny Thunders back in the early 70's. He went on to build the Brats and The Corpse Grinders . This is a 'Glam, Garage, Punkish Rock' band featuring 11 songs with many layers of guitars, vocals, keys and percussion. The band is currently shopping the project (titled 'City Rockers' ) for a label. BHS was responsible for tracking, mixing, mastering and web publishing of sound bites for label shopping and promotions. Also cover art and graphics.
A Hardcore Punk band currently in studio laying down original tracks for possible EP / LP release on Smorgasbord records. Check back with more details.
All original Rock-Punk band working on LP. Work in progress, stay tuned for release.
A cover band recording promotional demo consisting of 6 tunes with multiple dubs. BHS responsible for tracking, mixing, mastering and cover art
Incas and Smorgasbord Records Digital re-mastering
Digital remastering of archived tapes from the CT Punk scene dating back to the 1980's. The most recent project was the digital re-mastering of 'CT Fun' from 1985,Inca's records. BHS responsibilites were to transfer from original 1/4" reel (15IPS) tape to Pro Tools - remastered and made available on CD. Project is on-going to update the Inca's archive.
I personally was quite happy with the day and the tracks Looking forward to coming back ... Thanks!
Jeff - No Image
I had a better time recording at your studio then I did at Electric Lady Land or Record Plant!
Thanks again and keep Rockin, Rivets
Tom B was so beyond helpful in all of this and we are completely indebted to him and his wife Nancy for opening their home to complete (mind you punk) strangers with open arms. Not to mention that the studio itself is awesome!
Sue Snow - Incas Records
Incas Records - "Up All Night" Release Party Rehearsal
In support of the Inca's release of "Up All Night", bands performed at New Havens Cafe 9 on 5/22/05. Bands traveling from as far as California needed space and time for rehearsal. the site was Bonehead Studios where Gregg Won and the Light Street All Stars, The Dummys and the Reactors all booked time during the busy weekend. Live recordings were done of the rehearsals and only distributed to the bands.
Anyone that knows me-knows i do not bullshit-and i have no reason to bull shit about this mans work-dedication-love-solidarity-warmth-heart-and most important -Soul. I urge anyone that is just stopping in for the first time-or ready for the grave motherfuckers,-go here!-record here-you'll be made to feel at home here.-by far one of a kind-and god willing-ill be back!! god bless!!.
Thank you my brother-Gregg Won-l.s.b.a.
The Reactors CD is unbelievable! The recording sounds terrific and I'm sure the band will be very happy with it also. Thanks Tom!
Joe – Incas Records
Thank you so much as always, for your interest, passion, & hours of work on your part.
It sounds great!
Johnny O' – Bassist, singer, songwriter Brass City Trio
A very laid back studio to record at with professional results - Dave S. Bassist - Sector 7G / 3rd Sister
Dude- the disc rocks! Thanks.... Jay- guitarist
The Dummys '06
A classic CT Punk Band reunited to put a spin on one of their old standards. 'Bosco For You' was re-recorded for fun - reuniting the 25 year old band members (Steve, Jack and Zames) with help from Joe Snow on bass. 'The Dummettes' (Sue S. n Nancy B) added backing vocals.
it's a Dummys song, it's not Beethovens 5th... Zames Guitar/Vocals
Funk, Rock,Jazz band consisting of 5 high school mates with great talent and a great future. The songs are smart with great hooks. 5 Tracks completed in one evening. No BS here - just good stuff.
Beacon Falls, CT
Hey this is Kyle (vocals) from Red Julius. We'd all like to thank you again sincerely for last night. The experience was amazing and we are very happy with the product. we had a blast.
Bonehead Studios rocks! Thanks for your hard work and professionalism.
The recordings came out great! " Ed - Lead Guitar Meanstreak / Waffle
Punky, Snotty Rock from the twisted mind of Steve Ellison (Rick Rivets, Dummys) that invites huge local and almost famous talents from NYC to Ct and even out in LA. The project has recieved interest from Walter Lure (Heartbreakers, Waldo's), Tommy Frenzy (Hard Drive, Tuff Darts), Bobby Steele (Misfits, Undead), Sonny Vincent (Testors), Sean McDonough (Survivors) , Rick Rivets (NY Dolls, Brats, Corpse Grinders), Gregg Won (Epitome, The Kids)...and on and on...tracks are coming together quickly.
Thanks a million for making the recording process easy/manageable. I like your place a lot, and hope Steve has me back.
Yer Pal, Sean McDonough (Survivors)
yes it was fun. see you soon - Tommy Frenzy (Hard drive / Tuff Darts)
I'm excited as shit to even be a part of this...all the stuff Ive heard come out of you so far-i find no faults. just keep doing that voo doo that you do so well.Your work is so-(for lack of a better term-)GREAT-
Gregg Won (Epitome, The Kids...and many more)
Thanks for everything ! This stuff is excellent. and Thanks For The "Wonderful" ZOUL Site (way more than I expected)
Fresh band with great ideas and exceptional talent. Think everywhere in between Rush, Dream Theater, Incubus and System Of A Down. Well rehearsed, great lyrics - came in for 3 hours and belted out 4 very complex tunes. Be sure to check them out live in all the local spots on their way to the top!
we all had a great time everyone considers you to be a cool, friendly guy ... - Todd - Drummer - Victory Smash
Long Meadow, Mass
Singer/Song Writer/Musician - Classic Rock
Gary is a veteran to the western Mass club scene, rocking out classics and originals with his band 'Time Trippers' for the past 20 years. This is an aggressive project including many guest musicians to flesh out the ideas in Garys head. Garys willingness to work with people and keep an open mind is the key to delivering a diverse collection of classic American Rock n Roll! His CD entitled 'Time Trippin' should be released soon.
I thank you for all of your input and help on all of the songs - you have great ideas and you've really helped pull them all together for me !
Released in Japan on Captain Trip Records October 2006
Follow No Leader
RPM Challenge 2008
Recorded in 29 days!
10 brand new DUMMY classics recorded in 29 days for the RPM Challenge. From catchy and quirky punk anthemns (Too Bad About Sorrow, Dangerous) to melodic instrumentals (Crystal Ruby, Looking at the Stars) to flat out attitude rock (Breakdown baby). This collection has it all!
...hey Tom, Thanks for making the Dummys sound good ...again!
Gary Kakley (The Timetrippers), Chris Maiorano and Tom Boudreau (Punch) team up to write and record 10 classic rock tunes for the RPM Challenge. Focusing on music from their roots, Stones, Beatles, Zep, Bruce, Seger, Hendrix, and Neil Young all come through on these 'soon to be classics'. This CD was completed in 29 days.