Status Updates

Charlie and The Regrets release "Wish I Could Stay" 

Moontown Sounds is excited to release “Wish I Could Stay”, the newest single from Charlie and The Regrets, a Houston Alt-Country / Americana band.

The band wrote and recorded the song for “Funny Face”, a short film  from Jude Harris and Krista Fatka.

"Funny Face" debuted at SXSW 2023 and has since been screen in festivals around the world.

Download WAV or listen on DISCO

From SXSW.com:Director Jude Hope Harris recreates the time her brother and girlfriend first met in this autobiographical dramedy where her family plays versions of themselves. Sophie arrives home from 10 hours of facial feminization surgery in a haze of pain and anesthesia. Waiting for her are Morgan, her queer actor girlfriend, and Randy, her country singer brother – both just starting to get to know each other. As Sophie recovers, Morgan and Randy unite against a tragically unhelpful home nurse Donna, their common enemy on a difficult night made bearable with humor, love, music, and weed.

Funny Face by Jude Hope Harris & Krista Fatka from Jude Hope Harris on Vimeo.

New album from Brad Boyer 

Embark on a cosmic journey with Brad Boyer's "Trophy Buckles," a folk and country odyssey that fuses poetic storytelling with masterful performances. Produced by Edge Water Music, this musical spacecraft navigates the celestial landscapes of life, love, and humor.
 

Highlights include “I Miss My Train” “Jesus Was A Deadbeat” and “Amy's Song”.


We are proud to have Boyer in our Orbit. Please contact us for use. Instrumentals available.

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The Mighty Orq 

We are always thrilled at the chance to work with Houston's own, The Mighty Orq. The Mighty Orq is not only a standout instrumentalist and vocalist, he is also the kind of person you want with you on any mission.

Moontown Sounds is proud to add The Mighty Orq's to our Orbit catalogue and is excited to be expecting a new studio album in 2024. Please contact us for use in your next project.

 

 

Moontown Sounds in PODRE 

We are excited to have written and produced music for PODRE, a new podcast about fatherhood by writer, Chris Brunt.

It is a fantastic show. You will laugh, you will cry, and hopefully tap your feet. Look for it wherever you get your pods.

 

 

Moontown Sounds in "Funny Face" 

We were thrilled to write and produce a custom track for Funny Face, a short film by Jude Hope Harris and Krista Fatka.

Director Jude Hope Harris recreates the time her brother and girlfriend first met in this autobiographical dramedy where her family plays versions of themselves. Sophie arrives home from 10 hours of facial feminization surgery in a haze of pain and anesthesia. Waiting for her are Morgan, her queer actor girlfriend, and Randy, her country singer brother – both just starting to get to know each other. As Sophie recovers, Morgan and Randy unite against a tragically unhelpful home nurse Donna, their common enemy on a difficult night made bearable with humor, love, music, and weed.

We were excited to attend the Funny Face world premier at SXSW!
 

 

Moontown is hiring! 

Moontown Sounds is hiring! 

Open Position: Label Assistant 

Moontown Sounds is an independent record label in Houston, TX. We produce original music with independent artists for public release, we create custom music and we also market independent artists for sync licensing. 

We are now looking to hire a label assistant to help manage operations. This will be a part time position (15 hours per week) and may be perfect for a student looking to get broad exposure to both the production and business side of music (depending on location). This position pays $15 - $20/hr. depending on experience and skills.

Job Duties: Update, manage and maintain our audio/music rights library. Assist or lead in project and event coordination (for example, help plan a showcase at a music festival or assist in music video production planning). Additional duties may include A&R, social media, etc. depending on time and inclination. 

Requirements: Must love music, be organized, and be comfortable with technology and working remotely etc. It would be great if you have some familiarity with publishing, music royalties etc. This is up to a 100% remote position so all candidates will be considered, but we will be excited to hear from applicants in the Houston area. Candidates in the Houston area may have to opportunity to work on production, from tracking sessions to post production.

To apply: Please apply via this link (click here)!