ROGER KNOX FEATURE on National Geographic Radio

July 23rd, 2013 by Rami

On this past weekend's episode of National Geographic Weekend, host Boyd Matson interviewsAboriginal Australian Country & Western singer Roger Knox about his latest album Stranger In My Land. His folks, country and rock n' roll-hybrid songs were written by Aborigine artists — some handed-down over generations, but not widely sung. In their conversation, Roger shares why he...Read more

Jon Langford Helps Close Down Maxwell's in style...

July 12th, 2013 by Rami

Waco Brother/Mekon Jon Langford helped close down one of indie rock's great venues this week, Maxwell's in Hoboken.

It was, as expected, a classy affair. A sampling:

"I went to the doctor recently, and he told me I had to stop masturbating," Langford announced. "I asked him why."

"Because I'm trying to take your pulse!" he concluded, to a cymbal shot...Read more

Yard Dog Comes to Chicago

May 31st, 2013 by Rami

Firecat Projects will be featuring Austin-based gallery, Yard Dog, and a collection of their "best of" works on Saturday, June 8 from 5-8PM, followed by a musical performance by the WACO BROTHERS at Fitzgerald's in Berwyn, IL. at 9PM.

Firecat will be presenting Yard Dog art gallery and a showcase of 7 folk artists including two Chicago locals,...Read more

SXSW 2013 Happenings!

February 11th, 2013 by Rami

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It's that time again: South by Southwest, Austin TX, March, music, margaritas, corporate sleaze fests trying to out "indie" each other, zombie-like mobs of insensate spring breakers bumping into clutches of jaded industry insiders, "bloggers" sitting on every curb trying to be the first to talk smack about THE NEXT...Read more


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