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Don’t Be Afraid of These Clowns

November 17, 2010 2:49 pm3 comments
Don’t Be Afraid of These Clowns

I was a little apprehensive when the guys at Goner handed me a copy of the Luv Clowns CD. It’s the first release on Goner Jr., which means that it’s more intended for the playground than the Hi-Tone.

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Random Single of the Week

July 7, 2010 4:01 pm0 comments
Random Single of the Week

I picked up this Willie Mitchell single at Goner Records last week, mostly because one side of it was his take on the gospel classic “Wade in the Water”. It’s everything I hoped it would be  – raunchy and soulful and filled with reverence. It’s my new Sunday morning soundtrack.

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We Can Make a Special Home: Harlan T. Bobo’s “Sucker”

April 7, 2010 11:01 am0 comments
We Can Make a Special Home: Harlan T. Bobo’s “Sucker”

Happy Harlan is weird. Definitely not bad, mind you, just a little weird. His first record, “Too Much Love” is one of the most epic break up records I’ve ever heard. His second, “I’m Your Man” is a rebound, a little more hopeful, but still held together by threads of […]

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Memphis Project 365 – Days 88, 89, and 90

April 4, 2010 3:58 pm0 comments
Memphis Project 365 – Days 88, 89, and 90

Day 88: It was absolutely beautiful outside, so I swapped my regular skate wheels out for my outdoor wheels so that I could get out and roll around. Day 89: A riverboat floats down the Mississippi at Sunset on Saturday night. I lucked out and was in Tom Lee Park […]

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Project 365 – Day 74 (Taco Wagon!)

March 19, 2010 12:06 pm3 comments
Project 365 – Day 74  (Taco Wagon!)

Last night, after the amazing Memphis Music Showcase at Barbarella, my fellow statesman John Hubbell and I walked about eight blocks in search of a taco truck. We settled at Tacos Del Fuego, a little stand with a big yellow sign and amazing chicken soft tacos. Memphis seriously needs some […]

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