Jax Beach group Gunboat Diplomats make top 100 at Bandwagon Network

Jacksonville beach recording group The Gunboat Diplomats can add another item to their achievement list. One of their songs made the top 100 on a radio network with global reach.

Recording group Gunboat Diplomats livens up holidays with ‘relentlessly chipper’ song

Musical group Gunboat Diplomats never ceases to surprise me, and the latest release holds to that standard. I’ve praised the work of this recording group before, often calling attention to their lyrics for artistic merit. Some of their songs have dark undertones—I really like that. I mean, how many musicians write songs with a nod … Continue reading “Recording group Gunboat Diplomats livens up holidays with ‘relentlessly chipper’ song”

With major film placement success, Gunboat Diplomats release new song

Florida recording group Gunboat Diplomats has gone one better, and that’s saying a lot. This group’s song “Crazy About You” is part of the soundtrack for M. Night Shyamalan’s latest film Glass. Imagine heading to the theater and seeing your song in a major motion picture. Having scored at the top of the meter in … Continue reading “With major film placement success, Gunboat Diplomats release new song”

Jax and Florida media clueless about major film with Gunboat Diplomats’ song

Media in Jacksonville and Florida in general are a sleepy bunch, especially when it comes to the arts. One major accomplishment has apparently escaped media attention. Jacksonville Beach recording group The Gunboat Diplomats’ song “Crazy About You” is included in M. Night Shyamalan’s latest film Glass. I had to laugh after an email exchange with … Continue reading “Jax and Florida media clueless about major film with Gunboat Diplomats’ song”

Gunboat Diplomats’ song picked for use in Shyamalan film ‘Glass’

Indie Art South has followed recording group Gunboat Diplomats for quite some time, reporting favorably on their compositions. Now the Jacksonville Beach (FL) group has reasons to celebrate something besides Christmas. Keith Holmes, who does lead vocals on the song, “Crazy About You,” told IAS the song will be included in content for use in … Continue reading “Gunboat Diplomats’ song picked for use in Shyamalan film ‘Glass’”