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Crew 52 and a Big Smile

Beginning yesterday there have been scores of folks wearing blue (It’s not really “blue” but I don’t know if it’s turquoise or what shade of blue it is so I’m going with blue because it looks like blue to me!) shirts and jackets all over downtown Minneapolis. 374 more words


THE BEST ALBUMS OF 2017: Ray Davies - Americana

In my history of listening to music Sir Ray Davies and his band The Kinks play a prominent role. I was way too young to follow their amazing career as it happened, but I remember how I bought  275 more words

Best Albums 2017

The JAYHAWKS - " Hollywood Town Hall " Released September 15th, 1992

Revered for being one of the original alt country acts in the mid-’80s, The Jayhawks felt out of place even in the acoustic circles they shared with their fellow… 930 more words


“Instead of going the cow punk route or trying to establish themselves as Nashville outlaws, they looked to the past, to artists like The Louvin Brothers and Gram Parsons, for inspiration. 45 more words

Gene Simmons & Ace Frehley To Perform Together For First Time In Over 16 Years At The Children Matter Benefit Concert

KISS’ Gene Simmons will take the stage with his former bandmate Ace Frehley for the first time in over 16 years at The Children Matter benefit concert, which was organized to help Hurricane Harvey victims. 42 more words


Country time! With the Forresters, Rhett Miller, Steve Deaton Three, Dawes, the Jayhawks, and Midnight North

Trying to separate out the various genres that have contributed to modern poprock is a bit hopeless. Take country, for instance. It’s right there in the rock and roll DNA of Elvis, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, and so many others. 941 more words

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Monday Muzak 63

Not a high-traffic music time again, and writing’s just not something I feel like doing.  Better luck next week!