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Bluegrass Pixies

I’m a sucker for interesting covers of beloved songs. I heard this walking into a bar two Fridays ago and it really set the tone. On a related note, I’m trying to learn this on electric guitar, which I’ve been playing sporadically for less than a season, and the bar chords are killing me. 10 more words

Black Francis

Black Francis or Frank Black performed last night at a tiny singer-songwriter club, the Parlor Room, in Northampton, MA. I had the rare opportunity to watch and listen to him, one of the great artists of our time, in such a small setting. 566 more words


PIXIES! Doolittle 25 release *B-sides, Peel Sessions, Demos 3 CD set!


We are celebrating the 25th anniversary of Doolittle with the release of Pixies: Doolittle 25 – an expanded edition of the classic album that brings together all the album’s B-sides, Peel Sessions and demos for the first time, with nearly half of the tracks having not been commercially released before. 450 more words

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Don't open the box!

‘Secrets never stay buried for long. That’s why I’m reburying these bones.’ 

With a satisfied wag of his tail, General Pooch admired his young human friends playing in the yard nearby. 887 more words

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Pixies to release 25th anniversary edition of "Doolittle"

Pixies have revealed details of a 25th anniversary reissue of their legendary 1989 album Doolittle.

The band, who released their latest LP, Indie Cindy… 271 more words




My 3rd Pixies cover of the year  (this one recorded with Babyslave) – again, taken from this album.

On this occasion I also appear to have ended up on lead vocals.  Bizarre