And thus does the self-proclaimed dinosaur take to the blogosphere. This is all in service of a new book about a band that’s not exactly old and not exactly new. 111 more words
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The Odessa Tapes, an album released in 2012, is a treasure, I have greatly enjoyed this album over the past year.
The Flatlanders were three west Texas boys still in their late-twenties, who recorded 14 ‘demo’ songs on an Ampex 3-track in Odessa, Texas in ’72. 373 more words
by: Thomas D. Mooney
Texas songwriter Joe Ely has had a jam-packed 2014. He’s gone off and played a good chunk of the country on an acoustic tour, included some Flatlander shows, and recently released the new “old” record, … 220 more words