Monthly Archives: October 2009

Deke Dickerson – King of the Whole Wide World

Roots-rocker Dickerson has cranked out solo albums (along with his Dave & Deke Combo output prior to that, not to mention his recordings with...

Steve Miller Band – Live From Chicago

Producer/director Daniel E. Catullo has helmed DVD presentations from Godsmack, Rush, and the Dave Matthews Band. On this set (CD and two high-def DVDs...

Amy Lennard – I Need To Love

Amy Lennard writes with the declarative clarity and unvarnished eloquence of a musical Stephen Crane. But don't let the literary comparison mislead, she's no...

Dave Alvin – West of the West

Dave Alvin is one of America's best songwriters, and as such runs the risk of alienating casual fans when he does an album of...

Michael Burks – Iron Man

Michael "Iron Man" Burks isn't the first or last talented musician to have to work a straight gig for most of his adult life,...

October 2009

FEATURES In Detail The Gretsch 1955-’61 White Walcon When it came to fancy electric guitars in the ’50s, Gibson and its Super 400 were ensconced as the...

Jeff Barone – Open Up

What happens when a classical guitar player goes jazz? If it's Jeff Barone, the answer is he brings a classical sensibility to the jazz...
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