Chris Connolly released his first solo piano album in 2009. His second album. Alameda, was released by Caldo Verde Records on May 19, 2015. Chris is part of the collaborative band Desertshore with guitarist Phil Carney and vocalist Mark Kozelek. He has also recorded and toured with Sun Kil Moon. Alameda was recorded in Alameda, California, in 2014/2105.