News Archive

11 Apr 2008

An Early History of R.E.M.

I know I’m posting an awful lot of R.E.M. stuff lately (and there’s more to come over the weekend – sorry), but in researching a post, I came across this fantastic three-part series on R.E.M.’s career as
6 Apr 2008

My SXSW 2008 Artists, Part 3

The Quebe Sisters Band (“So Long To The Red River Valley”) – Who cares if they’re award-winning fiddlers? Like Alison Krauss, these sisters’ voices and not their fiddle playing attract my attention. The girls’ three-part harmony likens
5 Apr 2008

My SXSW 2008 Top Artists

SXSW has always seemed to be a place to find cool, new upcoming artists, so when I noticed that the 2008 showcase was available on BitTorrent, I downloaded it – all 3.5 GB. Yep, 764 artists. It’s