Monthly Archives: February 2011

Doc Dailey & Magnolia Devil – Victims, Enemies, & Old Friends

I don’t think the first track was half over before I ordered this cd off their Bandcamp site last year. Doc Dailey & Magnolia Devil are from Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and “Victims, Enemies, & Old Friends” is their first full … Continue reading

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Olin & The Moon – Waking Up

So, Olin & The Moon are listed to play each day SXSW. As of now, all times and venues are TBD. I included one of their songs on the 2nd SXSW playlist. Their third album, “Footsteps,” came out early January … Continue reading

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Jason Sain & the Foolhearted – Dames, Trains, & Tall Texas Tales

Jason Sain & the Foolhearted, fronted by Texas native Sain, hail from Branson, Missouri. “Dames, Trains, and Tall Texas Tales,” the title of their debut, could stand alone as a perfect descriptor of the album. Mid tempo honky tonk and … Continue reading

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SXSW 2011_6

This selection leads of with Kingsley Flood out of Boston. Since there’s so much great music at SXSW – either so local, or too foreign – we often skip bands we can see at home, but this is really good … Continue reading

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SXSW 2011_5

Closer to SXSW. Less time. Smaller chunks of music. The off-festival listings have been growing – meaning there is another trove of music needing tending. Some of best shows we’ve seen over the years are bands traveling through town but … Continue reading

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Bobby Bare Jr – Valentine

I picked up Bobby Bare Jr‘s “Young Criminals Starvation League” shortly after it came out in the summer of 2002. That summer, on a road trip with two brothers from Oklahoma and some other friends, I slipped it in the … Continue reading

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SXSW 2011_4

One of our SXSW traditions has been Jon Langford. It might even be a SXSW rule: see Jon Langford. This year he’s appearing both with his band Skull Orchard and with the Waco Bros. The Waco Bros and their high … Continue reading

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