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Sonic Highways - Austin TX

So, this morning I spent a few minutes raving about the HBO series – “Sonic Highways”. I saw the latest episode which focused on Austin Texas. 133 more words

Sonic Highways - Austin TX

So, this morning I spent a few minutes raving about the HBO series – “Sonic Highways”. I saw the latest episode which focused on Austin Texas. 133 more words

Butthole Surfers vs Boredoms Live in Osaka (From Exile Osaka #2)

BUTTHOLE SURFERS vs. THE BOREDOMS

Club Quattro 9/28

Publication: Exile Osaka: Japan Underground Bizarro World (Issue #2)
Author: Matt Kaufman

I was debating whether to see this show when it was announced because I had heard that after Lollapalooza and the Stone Temple Horseshit tour, the Buttholes had degenerated into some second rate cabaret lounge act. 1,152 more words

Exile Osaka

Unusual Places To Find A Mute Artist Reference No. 1

An unexpected mention of Blast First goofballs The Butthole Surfers in the excellent Made In America by Bill Bryson (Black Swan, 1994).

The band are mentioned in passing in a chapter entitled… 115 more words

Mute Records

Jim Heath can finally pay his bills as the Reverend Horton Heat

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, AUG. 24, 1995

By Steve Newton

Sometimes it’s tough coming up with decent opening questions when you’re interviewing rockers; other times it’s way too easy. 1,105 more words

Vancouver

Party! Get Naked! Buy Us Beer!

Poor Bobby Dylan he’s been scratching around in the music business for a lifetime without even coming close to scratching distance of the power and simplistic genius of The Reverend at his worst. 934 more words

Record Collecting

CLASSIC CONCERT: The Pretenders @ Austin Opera House / Austin, TX / September 15, 1981

In 1979, I became a fan of Chrissie Hynde and The Pretenders when I first heard their delightful debut single. Their cover of a lesser-known 1964 Kinks album cut “Stop Your Sobbing” was a pure pop gem produced by Nick Lowe. 259 more words

Classic Concerts