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New album…finally!!

R Barr

March 2nd, 2017

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April will finally see the release of a new album! It’s only been 3 years!?! What the heck have I been doing?? (as Garrett would say 🙂 ) Well I have been recording a lot and hopefully another new album will arrive in a few […]

U2’s “free” music…

R Barr

October 1st, 2014

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Ok, so I am a HUGE U2 fan, and have been since the early 80’s. Through the years they have made some great records and some not so great records, but that’s what great artists do, they re-invent themselves. I would not want to hear […]

It can always be worse..

R Barr

August 16th, 2014

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People who know me might be tired of me saying that haha. But I always say it when we/I are having a rough day/time of things. It’s not to downplay how bad the situation might be, but to give hope and more important laughter in […]

Anybody listeni…disconnected…

R Barr

June 27th, 2014

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The information age, facebook, twitter, etc.. Everyone knows everyone and it’s all good. But for an original musician/artist, is it too much? Would I sell more albums if I didn’t have all my facebook friends and connections on the web? I don’t sell any now […]

Double Album?!

Double Album?!

R Barr

March 6th, 2014

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Yes, you heard right! I just recorded a double album of love songs, some happy, some sad, but I’m very happy with it. It’s a collection of songs I’ve written over the last 10 years or so in the mellow vein, but which are very […]

The PAWs Cause

R Barr

November 11th, 2013

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I will be performing in a benefit for the PAWs Cause and “Puppy Doe” Friday evening Nov 22nd at 7PM at the Billerica VFW. I was asked to help out and am more than happy to sing out for a great cause! Please stop by […]

New Album – The Nashville E.P.

New Album – The Nashville E.P.

R Barr

October 29th, 2013

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Where have I been?? Well funny you should ask! When the summertime comes I head North with my pooch to bask in the warm sunshine of my favorite place on Earth! My own personal “Streets With No Names” place 🙂 But I have been writing […]

Free music to help the animals :)

Free music to help the animals :)

R Barr

June 19th, 2013

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I just wanted to remind everyone that all of my music is now available for free with a $10 minimum donation to either “Canine Cancer Awareness” or “Kitty Angels”. All you have to do is make a donation and specify which album you would like […]

Song Stories #1

Song Stories #1

R Barr

May 8th, 2013

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Since the “Greatest Hits?” album will be out next week, I thought I’d share a little bit about the new songs that are on there. Well first off the songs are old not new haha, and since I wanted to kind of bookmark this place […]

Studio

Studio

R Barr

May 7th, 2013

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A good time in the studio tonight after a great day yesterday recording with Bob Knowles! Love the studio time spent. Experimenting, getting the vibes down, adding the colors of music, space and feel. Tomorrow morning is the final mixing of the bonus tracks for […]