Allen Weber’s Hot Shock at 30th Annual Cathedral Fest in St. Augustine, FL

Appearance Announcement Allen Weber’s Hot Shock at 30th Annual Cathedral Fest in St. Augustine FL Allen Weber’s Hot Shock will be appearing at the 30th Annual Cathedral Festival in St. Augustine FL Friday Feb. 27 From 6PM till 7:45 PM Click Here: For directions This is important because 2015 is the 45oth Birthday Celebration Year … Read more…

Hot Shock Band at Lillie’s 2014-04-05

Looks Like Rain Well, last night Allen Weber’s Hot Shock Band was supposed to have an outdoor concert at Lillie’s It is a really cool place to play, because the audience and the owners and staff love jazz, and fusion. So there they were ready to go, and unfortunately, the rain came. Moved Inside The … Read more…

The Story Behind the Song — Distant Thunder From Allen Weber

The Story Behind the Song — Distant Thunder by Allen Weber I already had the groove for the bass line written. I had written it a few years before. Acdtually what I do is keep some recorders neqar me, so when a groove, or melody or chord changes pop in my head, I can get … Read more…

The Story Behind the Song — Blues Sparks

The Story Behind the Song — Blues Sparks by Allen Weber So there I was, listening to John McLaughlin’s new (at the time) CDNow Here This The CD ended, and all of a sudden, a melody popped into my head. I thought it sounded really cool, so I grabbed my recorder and sang the melody … Read more…

The Story Behind the Song — Gong Xi

The Story Behind the Song — Gong Xi by Allen Weber The words “Gong Xi” mean Congratulations! in Chinese. Typcally they are shouted and said at Chinese New year festivities. In Mandarin it is “Gong Xi Fa Cai!” Pronounced as Gong She Fa (a long long way to run :) ) Tsy” Many Chinese friends … Read more…

Fusion Band Hot Shock Performing the Song: Blues Sparks Instrumental from TV Filming

Playing the Song Blues Sparks Live So there we were… filming an episode for the local CW network tv station. But since they were filming us, we wanted to give a behind the scenes view to you. One thing kind of led to another, and to help you take you mind to different places when … Read more…

Something Cool During Final Mix of Allen Weber Hot Shock Album 2013-09-26

R & B Producer Walks in During Mix and Calls Partner So this was pretty cool. Andrew Perlowich and Allen Weber were in the final mix of Allen Weber’s Hot Shock band album at TrueTone Studios, when a producer working in a different room heard the song Gong Xi. He walked into the room and … Read more…

Snippet from Allen Weber Hot Shock Album Recording Session @ Warehouse Studios Jacksonville Fl

A Snippet of the Song Lighting the Fire This was made during the recording in Warehouse Studios in Jacksonville FL, Ryan Turk was Engineering. This is direct from the inexpensive hand held video camera, so the sound quality is not as good as what you will get on the cd… It’s a nice taste of … Read more…