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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


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

Poprock Themepark

Monday Muzak 63

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


Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie–”Checking Out” (New Yorker, March 18, 2013)

SOUNDTRACK: THE MILK CARTON KIDS-Tiny Desk Concert #232 (July 16, 2012).

I was unfamiliar with the Milk Carton Kids before seeing them on NPR.  I had always assumed they were a punk band with a name like that. 1,099 more words

Short Story

Today's best tracks

Today I want to highlight three bands I’ve been listening to a lot. Their music has improved with further listening, always a good sign.  Each of these bands have proven track records, so you may already be familiar with them, in which case I hope you’ll comment as to whether you agree with my assessment of their talents. 1,415 more words