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TAKING A SOLO SPIN

When a song idea presents itself, write it down right away: That’s how Chris Barron works, even if inspiration strikes while driving in one of the most [click here to continue]

November 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

PRECIOUS TIME

When Nathan Angelo was making his 2013 album, Out of the Blue, he drew inspiration from a visit to Detroit’s Hitsville U.S.A. building, the original home of [click here to continue]

November 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Q&A: FANTASTIC NEGRITO

It’s two days after Fantastic Negrito’s Bay Area homecoming gig, staged Oct. 14 at the UC Theatre in Berkeley, Calif., and the musician is nursing a hot [click here to continue]

October 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Q&A: MARK BRYAN

With four songwriters in Hootie and the Blowfish, guitarist Mark Bryan says there was always a surplus of material to consider for the band’s studio albums. [click here to continue]

October 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

THE DAY HAS COME

For many people, the 2012 film Searching for Sugar Man was their introduction to the music of Sixto Rodriguez. Not Davey Ray Moor and Liam McKahey, who were [click here to continue]

September 15, 2017 // 1 Comment

EXPANSIVE VIEW

For its first album, Elliot Root could have easily pulled songs from the band’s three EPs and filled out the collection by tacking on a few new recordings. [click here to continue]

September 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

THE TIME HAS COME

Over the past decade, Lee Roy Parnell had plenty going on personally and professionally, but making a follow-up to 2006’s Back to the Wall was not high on [click here to continue]

August 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

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