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Roger Osburn commented on Jela Webb's blog post 'Sam Baker at The All Saints Centre (Lewes, U.K. - June 1, 2014)'
"Sam is absolutely one of the best storyteller/songwriters ever!  Sadly, touring this summer is keeping him from his usual appearance at WoodyFest in July where he is one of the perennial favorites.  Go see him when you can and buy all of…"
Jun 6
Roger Osburn shared Jela Webb's blog post on Facebook
Jun 6
Roger Osburn commented on Henry carrigan's blog post 'Looking Into Jackson Browne'
"I'm usually not a big fan of tribute albums for the reasons stated so well in this article.  Usually there are a few interpretations that work well while the majority don't come close to the quality of the original version.  It…"
Apr 8
Roger Osburn commented on No Depression's blog post 'Contest: Win a Copy of Leon Russell's Album "Life Journey"'
"The first concert I ever attended was billed The Leon Russell Show and was held at the Tulsa Fairgrounds Racetrack on June 18, 1972.  On the bill were Leon, J.J. Cale, Freddie King and Willis Alan Ramsey.  It was an amazing experience that…"
Apr 1
Roger Osburn commented on No Depression's blog post 'Win a Copy of the New Drive-By Truckers Album'
"Years ago, about the time Southern Rock Opera came out, I was attending a meeting in Tuscon, AZ.  One night I went to dinner with several buddies of mine and played SRO on the drive to the restaurant.  I think every one of them was a fan…"
Mar 4
Roger Osburn commented on Kevin Norton's blog post 'Townes Van Zandt: A Tribute'
"Very nicely done, Kevin!  I did have the good fortune to see Townes perform on several occasions (Dallas, Austin, Oklahoma City) and actually met him once.  I felt like I was in the presence of God, I was so nervous. Townes was in an…"
Jan 16, 2013
Roger Osburn commented on No Depression's blog post 'Time to vote: What were your favorite albums of 2012?'
"1. John Fullbright - From The Ground Up 2. Ray Wylie Hubbard -  The Grifter's Hymnal 3. Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill 4. Alejandro Escovedo - Big Station 5. Lincoln Durham - The Shovel Vs. the Howling…"
Nov 27, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Charlie Bermant's blog post 'Neil Young's Psychedelic Anthems'
"I buy the whole enchilada every time Neil releases something.  I've been extremely disappointed at times ("Broken Arrow", "Are You Passionate?", "Fork in the Road", most of "Americana",…"
Nov 16, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Jela Webb's blog post 'Sam Baker, The Slaughtered Lamb (London, UK 10/24/12)'
"Thanks for sharing this review with us.  Sam is absolutely remarkable!"
Nov 2, 2012
Roger Osburn replied to Bob Gordon's discussion 'What Is Your Favorite Music Of 2012 (so far)?'
"I doubt that I can come up w/ 25 that have been in high rotation in my truck - about the only place I have anymore where I can really listen to music.  Here are the discs that get played the most - I think they were all released in 2012... The…"
Aug 31, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Nancy Dunham's blog post 'CD Review: Neil Young and Crazy Horse - "Americana"'
"Neil has always had his "detours" that left me scratching my head at times - Shocking Pinks & Are You Passionate? come immediately to mind - and I have to admit that a couple of songs on the Americana album left me wondering what he…"
Jun 11, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Nancy Dunham's blog post 'CD Review: Neil Young and Crazy Horse - "Americana"'
"Just listened to and watched "Oh, Suzanna" on Neil's website.  I was expecting something more traditional but love what I heard.  What was disturbing, though,  is the video featuring a Depression-era family listening to…"
May 14, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on No Depression's blog post 'A Happy Birthday to Us contest!'
"What I love most about ND is the coverage of the bands I've admired for so many years who might not otherwise get covered in the typical print media AND the introduction I receive to new music - new to my ears anyway.  Thanks, ND, for all…"
Mar 2, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Julie Wenger Watson's blog post 'Tim O'Brien on Woody Guthrie 100'
"Confirmed acts at the Cain's on March 9th include Red Dirt Rangers, Monica Taylor & Friends, Randy Crouch and Terry "Buffalo" Ware.  Should be a fun evening!  Hope to see everyone there!"
Feb 24, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Harrisonaphotos's blog post 'Romi Mayes CD Lucky Tonight'
"I haven't heard this one yet but the discs she recorded w/ Gurf Morlix in the producer's seat were nothing short of brilliant!"
Jan 4, 2012
Roger Osburn commented on Turnstyled, Junkpiled's blog post 'Country Chronicles: Townes Van Zandt'
"I had the good fortune of seeing Townes perform numerous times in Oklahoma and Texas.  Even more fortunate was the time I got to meet him and get an autograph on a copy of the Old Quarter lp.  Townes was drunk - nothing new there - and…"
Jan 4, 2012

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