On the day Brandi Carlile’s new Bear Creek was formally released the singer put on a showcase at Easy Street Records in Seattle. After marveling about the capacity crowd she pointed out that it wasn’t so long ago when she […]
Social networking has changed how we hear bad news and how we grieve. We’ve known that not all was well with Levon Helm for several months, he would cancel shows for ailments and operations but we all thought that he […]
Richard Thompson is messing with the standard performer/audience equation in two ways this year. There was his participation in the Cayamo Songwriters’ cruise in February, and his acting as an instructor at the first “Frets and Refrains” guitar camp, taking […]
Playing in a band has never been easy work, but today’s players probably look back to the good old days when all they needed to do was write, rehearse perform and record. Enter the Haggis is a case in point. […]
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