Well, it seems like minutes ago, not a year, since I shared the Kickstarter for getting Carter Family Comics: Don't Forget This Song graphic bio here. Well, guess what: it's out. And, it is getting very nice reviews indeed. I know some of you will want to run right out in a buying frenzy. I know a couple folks on my shopping list who will be getting it for a holiday present, for sure. Will I treat myself? Maybe I just will. Maybe one of you wordy pro's would want to interview these…Continue
Posted on September 28, 2012 at 9:00pm
... or, "I don't think this could get any better... except maybe if there was free dental care." My friend Maria said that as we stepped out on the promenade deck after the Loudon Wainwright and Richard Thompson "Loud and Rich" show. I think it pretty much covers the basic Cayamo experience. Except for the excessively seasick (and there were precious few of those as the seas are really very calm), every person that I came across was positive about the shows, the…Continue
Posted on February 14, 2012 at 8:30pm — 8 Comments
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So, my 2011 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass was… um… complicated. It featured a last minute 24 hour trip to Washington, DC – red eye Friday…Continue
Posted on October 4, 2011 at 1:00pm
I was delighted when I found out that Kathleen Edwards would be playing in Austin, TX mere hours after I arrived back in this hot town. Her Asking for Flowers is one of my very favorite albums of recent years, and her blog posts have been filled with talk of her coming record for quite a long time. I've been dying to hear it. Here was my chance to get a taste of what the "new direction" she's has been hinting at is all about.
Opening for Bon Iver…Continue
Posted on September 15, 2011 at 2:30pm — 4 Comments