Album Release Show – Saturday, July 11th!

6 Jul

prosperos poster 1 [compressed]


Like a Dead Horse

12 May

The live album, “Like a Dead Horse” is now available for  streaming and purchase!

Liner Notes

Recorded live, August 21, 2013 at Innnerhorse studios.
Mastered by Pat Tomek at Largely Studios, KCMO May 2015

All songs written by Forrest Whitlow

Performed live by:

John Bersuch – drums

Ron Crisalli – lead guitar, backing vocals

John Ferguson – bass

FW – vocals and guitar

Davey’s Uptown show 5-16-14

12 May

Forrest Flyer - May 16th 2014 copy

Forrest Whitlow and The Crash take the stage at Davey’s Uptown May 16 ’round 10:30-ish… cover is 6 dollars.
The Good Sam’s Club and Rocket Blue Opera also appear.

The current lineup of The Crash includes Ron Crisalli on electric lead guitar, John Bersuch on drums, and John Ferguson on bass… as well as me, doin’ what I do.


love to see you there. thankee!

Ghosts from the Old Country

9 Nov


Go ahead and chase it down –

The new album “Ghosts from the Old Country” is out NOW!

It comes in three flavors:

  • 3. Deluxe Edition (featuring an enhanced digital version AND a copy of the physical CD)

Be sure to come out this weekend for the FREE record release shows as well:

Friday 11-9-12 at recordBar


Saturday 11-10-12 at Prospero’s Books

Ghosts From the Old Country Release Information

27 Oct

Ghosts From the Old Country will release on November 9th in the following formats:

  • Physical copy – The double album pressed to disc – $15.00
  • Standard Digital Release – The double album in any format you’d like, from MP3 to FLAC and anything in between – $10.00
  • Deluxe Edition – The deluxe edition includes a copy of the physical CD and an enhanced digital version of the album which includes commentary and annotations, video content, b-sides, miscellaneous digital surprises and a digital art book entitled Ghosts From the Old Country: A Photographic Seance  – $20.00

In the meantime:

Come out to the Record release shows, The RecordBar on November 9th and Prospero’s books on the 10th!


Check out these two free songs, then pre-order the standard digital release today



Record Release Shows

14 Sep

Mark up those calendars – Forrest will be playing two special album release shows for the upcoming Ghosts From the Old Country:

November 9th at the recordBar 6pm


November 10th at Prospero’s Books 10pm

Both shows will feature special guests and openers, such as Harry Hewlett and Rick Gray.

Ghosts From The Old Country

1 Sep

Forrest will release his 9th studio album on November 9, 2012.

Ghosts From the Old Country is a double album

All songs by Forrest Whitlow

Recorded, engineered and mastered at Largely Studios by Pat Tomek (The Rainmakers)

Featuring, Rick Gray, Mike “DJ Clem” Stover, Pat Tomek & Todd Wiseman


Record release shows will be held at the following venues:

November 9th at The Record Bar


November 10th at Prospero’s Books

In the Studio

6 Feb

February 4, 2012 – Innerhorse Studios

Round and Round

11-11-11 New Release: Prehistoric Pictures

11 Nov

Prehistoric Pictures is a collection of b-sides, rarities, compilation recordings and songs that got lost in the couch cushions for a while.

All songs written by forrest whitlow (eternal return music erm copyright 2011) 1,5, 6, 7, 8 and 11 performed by forrest whitlow and the crash (fw-guitar and vox, mike “clem” stover-bass and lead guitar, john bersuch-drums, percussion, keys, and effects). 2, 3, 4, and 5 performed by fw-guitars and vox, jeff harshbarger-bass, john bersuch-drums, percussion, keys and effects. 10 performed by fw-guitars and vox, e.clark wyatt-keys and lead guitar, john bersuch-drums, todd wiseman-lap steel. 12 performed by fw.

All songs recorded and mixed by John Bersuch (Innerhorse Studios KC) except 5-7 by Steve Phillips (Big Time Music Kansas City), 10 and 12 by E. Clark Wyatt (Innerhorse Studios KC). Final remaster by Barry Lee (Lawrence, KS).

Art Direction and Packaging: Jonathan Duran

 Special thanks to Barry Lee for giving his time and energy on this project. And Jon Duran for keeping on me to put this out. And especially to all my loyal fans and supporters. And to Ken and Jill.

Prehistoric Pictures

8 Nov

Prehistoric Pictures – a new release from Forrest will be available to download on 11-11-11

Please check out the album page for more details.

In the meantime however, please, enjoy a free single:


(click on image to go to download page)