Monthly Archives: December 2009

>Song of the decade – Josh Ritter’s Thin Blue Flame

>There are a zillion posts and articles out there expounding on the best this and that of the decade, and personally I don’t give two wits about most of them. But I do feel it’s necessary to offer my two … Continue reading

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>Our favorites of 2009

>YEAH! Our faves of 2009 (from Modern Acoustic, Issue 27) FAVORITE CD “I and Love and You,” the Avett Brothers; “Sea of Tears,” Eilen Jewell. The Avetts’ mountain music has just enough punky attitude. Yes, we realize the band’s sound … Continue reading

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>Issue 27, Dec. 2009

>I Survived Dragonforce We all have have things we have lost tolerance for. Animated kids’ films? No more, thank you. Musical theater? Not unless our kids our in it. Costume parties? No invite necessary.But it is good occasionally to step … Continue reading

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>CD Review: David Rawlings Machine

>David Rawlings Machine – “Friend of a Friend” (out now)It’s been six long years since Gillian Welch and David Rawlings have released an album. Their avid fans, us included, have been asking – no – begging for some new music. … Continue reading

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