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Murder and Misfortune

A couple of years ago a friend of mine organised a CD exchange club where each month one person creates a mix CD and then has to send a copy of that CD out to all the other participants. 1,043 more words

Manic Zines and Murder Ballads

There’s something about zines that I find irresistible. Maybe it’s because they’re so democratic – accessible and relatively sustainable.

Cary Grant Died Here is a newly-launched comedy/music zine out of Davenport, Iowa that relates to one of my favorite stories about the city. 757 more words


John Hardy

John Hardy is a tune that has been around the block a few times. To say it is well recorded is an understatement.

Here’s Cedric Watson and the Mad Minstrels with an unique version featuring gourd banjo, fiddle and stand-up bass. 62 more words