I am excited to have teamed again with Producer Bennie Sims at Boom! Camp Records and am March 1, 2017 marks the release of my first-ever solo song to Contemporary Jazz radio stations. Named "222 South"" (to give it a local flare as a road I travel on each and every day!), we will be Going for Adds starting on March 22, 2017. Featured musicians performing on "222 South" include Bennie on Bass, Cliff Starkey on Piano, fellow Uptown Band mate Forrest Brown on Guitar, and Pieces of a Dream's Curtis Harmon on Drums. Request it to radio stations throughout the world!!!
Join me and a fabulous band on Feb. 3, 2017 at Building 24 LIVE in Reading PA as I present my first solo show, "Erich Cawalla Presents a Funky, Swinging Musical Time". Tickets are $15.00 and can be purchased in advance or will be available at the door. The band includes Bennie Sims on Bass, Cliff Starkey on Piano, Forrest Brown on Guitar, Mike Burton on Trumpet, and Jeremy "Wheatbread" Boyd on Drums. We will be performing a mix of material including some standards which will be appearing on my upcoming "Great American Songbook" album set for release in late 2017, as well as Funk, Soul, and other Contemporary Jazz songs. We will also unveil my first-ever Solo original song.
After many years overdue, my new website is finally up! Thank you to Bob Bysher at NA Studios for a very modern, user-friendly design. Bob is the best and as you can see, extremely talented! I will continue to update this site to keep my friends and fans in the loop about happenings with both my solo career and The Uptown Band. Thank you as always for your support and stay tuned for more updates!!!