Fernando will play a solo headlning show as a warm up for his tour with legendary San Francisco Singer-Songwriter Mark Eitzel at Phil Grimes Bar in Waterford, Ireland Thursday February 9th. The following day, Fernando joins Mark Eitzel and his band in Kilkenny to begin a month long tour that will take them to thireteen countries throughout the
UK and Europe.
February 6, 2017
November 16, 2016
Fernando’s entire Domingo Records catalog which includes Season in Hell (1996), Widows (1997), Pacoima (1998), Old Man Motel (1999), Dreams of the Sun and Sky (2001), Enter to Exit (2006), True Instigator ( 2011), The Dogs 7″ (2015) are now available via Bandcamp! All proceeds go directly to the band, so we encourage all of you to support this page because funds raised will go directly to fund the recording of Fernando’s forthcoming 2017 release. (more…)
November 9, 2016
Vortex Magazine premiers a new unreleased song by Fernando! The song is a country lament called No Regrets and features performances by Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey of REM. The song is included in Fluff and Gravy’s ” Five Years of Gravy”, a Compilation CD that features unreleased tracks by Richmond Fontaine, Hillstomp, Drunken Prayer, Anna Tival, Mike Coykendall, Nick Jaina and many more. All profits from the sales of this CD will be going to The Jeremy Wilson Foundation to benefit musicians that do not have health insurance.
November 7, 2016
Check out Fernando on That Much Further West Podcast! Fernando talks touring, he plays three songs live in the studio, spins some of his favorite music from Dan Stuart, Pescado Rabioso and Horacio Guarany and…debuts a new country weeper “No Regrets” from the new Fluff and Gravy Comp “Five Years of Gravy”
October 28, 2016
Fernando has been selected to be main support for Mark Eitzel’s (American Music Club) upcoming European tour which will run February through March. Mark Eitzel will be promoting his new record Hey Mr.Ferryman which is being released Jan 27 2017 on Merge Records (US) and Decor Records (EU) and Fernando will be releasing an exclusive tour EP that includes 6 unreleased tracks from 2001-2015 and his single Save Me.
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
Portland Tribune previews Fernando’s Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Read Story
August 31, 2016
Fernando is being inducted into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame on October 8th 2016. Tickets are still available for the event so buy tickets here. Fernando and his all-star band will be playing and will be joined by fellow Hall of Fame inductees Pete Krebs and Paul Brainard. Also performing will be 2016 inductee Duffy Bishop and co-OMHOF Record of the Year recipients Three Leg Torso!
August 16, 2016
A couple of weeks ago, Dan Eccles and Fernando opened up for The Jayhawks on a US tour. One of the places that they performed was The Belly Up in Solana Beach near San Diego, California. The sound man at The Belly Up decided to record Fernando and Dan’s set and upon hearing the recording, The Belly Up contacted Fernando to ask permission to release this raw 35 min/ 9 song set to the public so if you are interested this set is now available for purchase at The Belly Up’s website
August 4, 2016
Fernando and Dan Eccles just completed a two week tour with Americana legends The Jayhawks who were promoting their excellent new record Paging Mr. Proust. The Fernando band will cap this tour off with a sold out homecoming show on the roof top of The Revolution Hall this Friday, Aug 5th 2016.