Category Archives: Pictures because reading is hard

European Tour Report, Part the Second: in which I play a buncha shows and try to sell people my TWO NEW RECORDS

In Part One, I went to Europe, tried to sell people my TWO NEW RECORDS, and played a bunch of shows. Well, in Part Two, you won’t believe what happens next! In Part Two, I try to sell people my … Continue reading

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European Tour Report, Part The First: in which I try to sell people my TWO NEW RECORDS and play a buncha shows

Now that I’m back from ‘yurp and had some time to get over the jet lag, let’s look back on my overseas sojourn in words, video, and crappy cell phone pictures! I spent a couple of weeks trekking across the … Continue reading

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Scans from guitar magazines I bought when I was a kid, Vol. 2

In our last installment of this popular literary series, it was February 1990 and I was just learning to play La Grange by ZZ Top, thanks to a copy of the magazine Guitar for the Practicing Musician.  The next magazine … Continue reading

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Scans from guitar magazines I bought when I was a kid, Vol. 1

For some reason (probably because I am stupid), I still have a box of guitar magazines I bought when I was first learning to play guitar, back in high school!  Why do I still have these? Don’t ask.  Hoarding tendencies? … Continue reading

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That time I met Hasil Adkins and drove him halfway across the country

And it came to pass in those days that Hasil Adkins needed to get from Boone County, West Virginia, to Oxford, Mississippi, to record what would become the album What The Hell Was I Thinking for Fat Possum Records. I … Continue reading

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These never-before-seen pics from the Revelators/Oblivians 1997 European tour will BLOW YOUR MIND!

I would take the time to carefully craft a 1500-word blog entry, but apparently people prefer Buzzfeed-style listicles with link bait headlines instead. The Oblivs put out a new album earlier this year, and people seem to give a shit.  … Continue reading

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