Homecoming show this Saturday in Cenla!
Kelsey and I are coming down from Nashville for the Thanksgiving holidays and I'm playing a special homecoming show this Saturday, November 30, at Pitchers & Pints Brewhouse in... Read more
"CENLA" is now available everywhere!
The wait is finally over and "CENLA" is now available. Even though you've all hopefully received your CD's, I wanted to share the store links with you, in case... Read more
The first wave of backer rewards have been sent! This includes CDs, koozies, stickers, and posters to everyone who's addresses I have.
I still need addresses for:
Matthew Hughes,... Read more
"Screwed, Blued & Tattooed" and "I Know What It Means"
Ready for your free song of the week? I've got two for you. In addition to "Screwed, Blued & Tattooed," which will appear on the new album "CENLA," I'm... Read more
Fireworks Over Buhlow
Friends, "Fireworks Over Buhlow" is a song written about a friend I grew up with named Rob Sweeney. Rob joined the Louisiana Army National Guard 256th infantry brigade shortly after... Read more
Started With A Kiss
Your free song this week is "Started With A Kiss," featuring a guest appearance by Graham Robinson on Banjo and one of my favorite guitar solos and tones on... Read more
Friends, Free Song Fridays continue with "Antoon's Song." Antoon's is a bar located in northwest Lousiana not far from the Texas border in a town called Natchitoches. Natchitoches is the... Read more
Free Song Fridays: Empty Beds, Empty Bottles
Free Song Fridays continue today with "Empty Beds, Empty Bottles." The track will be available until 7pm CST today. The new album "CENLA" will be available everywhere September 10.... Read more
Chris Watts Band - CENLA (Official Video)
Friends, as KickStarter backers, you get the first look at the music video for our first single "CENLA." This video was directed by Jonathan Hoerner and shot live at Brooks... Read more
Free Song Fridays continue with "Sail Away"
Free Song Fridays
Here's your free song! "Why Do The Good Times Hurt So Bad?" off of our upcoming album "CENLA" that you helped make possible! Just follow the link below, and... Read more
Greetings from Music City, USA. Kelsey and I are finally unpacked and settled in, and loving Nashville! A lot has happened since the KickStarter campaign and recording of the... Read more
Chris Watts Band comes to Alex River Fete this Saturday! (Alexandria, LA)
Don't miss The 2013 Alex River Fete entertainment lineup for Saturday, May 11, featuring Chris Watts Band and more, live at the Town Talk Stage in the Alexandria... Read more
It is finished. I've finally received the masters from the album and they sound INCREDIBLE. I don't regret a single minute or dollar spent on the making of this... Read more
Fudge Recording Studio Showcase this Saturday!
We are almost done in the studio! We're spending the rest of the week to add final tweaks to the mixes, then we send the tracks off for mastering!... Read more
The end is near!
We're finally beginning to see the light! Mixing is taking a little longer than I anticipated, but It will be more than worth it in the long-run. These tracks... Read more
We're just a little over a week away from recording, so I wanted to fill you in on what's been going on in our world.
Rehearsals have been going... Read more
Happy 2013, everyone. I was fortunate enough to spend my NYE and one year wedding anniversary with my beautiful wife and best friends. Kelsey and I shared an incredible dinner... Read more
Look what happened at DMac's Bar and Grill last night!
I was honored to jam with some true New Orleans legends last night at DMac's Bar and Grill, including Amanda Shaw, Marc Stone, and Kim Carson. I would like... Read more