Kelly Hogan, along with Neko Case, has backed Jakob Dylan on his soon to be released album "Women and Country". To support, they are all hitting the road under the moniker Jakob Dylan & the Three Legs featuring Kelly Hogan and Neko Case.
We've always known that KH is one of the best singers around, now others are gonna be hip to it. Huzzah! We hope you get the chance to check it out.
Cheer yourself up after you've emptied your pockets to the IRS to pay for bailing out the billionaire bankers!
Also, if yer attending Neko's shows at the Nokia Theater in Times Square on April 13th and 14th, that'll be Nora singing back up!
Our own sweet Nora O'Connor will be backing up Neko Case on her appearance on Jay Leno on Wednesday, March 4th.
Nora also appeared on Neko's new album Middle Cyclone on the songs "This Tornado Loves You," "People Got A Lotta Nerve," "Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth" and "Prison Girls."
Known by her fans as the Queen of Rockabilly and the First Lady of Rock, Wanda Jackson, will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!
Be sure to check out our 2004 compilation, Hard Headed Woman, which features Neko Case, Kelly Hogan, Jesse Sykes, Anna Fermin's Trigger Gospel, Trailer Bride and so many more paying tribute to Ms Jackson.
Dex and his sister Sara have finished up recording the album The Ruins of Berlin to be released on CD and LP February, 10th 2009. Features Dex dueting with long time fans Neko Case, Cat Power, Exene Cervenka (X), and Rick Miller from Southern Culture on the Skids plays some guitar for those of you in need of some garage-surf hog heaven.
The hilarious video for "Brown Eyed Handsome Man" (off the Hard-Headed Woman compilation) from the cult TV kids show "Chic-A-Go-Go" (it has to be seen to be believed, really) can be found on the new DVD Bloodied But Unbowed. This DVD features 31 videos and live performances from the likes of Ryan Adams, Bobby Bare Jr, Deadstring Brothers, Detroit Cobras, Alejandro Escovedo, Old 97s, and the Waco Brothers, 8 short films with appearances and performances by Split Lip Rayfield, Kelly Hogan, The Meat Purveyors and others, plus a photo and poster gallery .