March 12th, 2012 by Rami

The former White Stripes frontman has called upon our very own pedal steel playing, Danish singer/songwriter Maggie Bjorklund to join him on his first-ever solo headlining tour. The backing spot has thus far brought her in front of sold-out audiences in Nashville, Chattanooga, and onto the stage of Saturday Night Live. Watch the SNL performance of "Love Interruption" on...Read more

New Kelly Hogan On The Way

March 6th, 2012 by Rami

...and it's about GD time, we say.

One of the finest voices we've ever heard, let alone been lucky enough to work with, Kelly Hogan, announced a new record is finally on its way. After spending most of the past decade singing alongside Neko Case, Jakob Dylan, Mavis Staples and many others, she steps out on her own again....Read more

"Stevie Wonder Was A Pain the Ass" and other Andre Williams stories

March 2nd, 2012 by Rami

Flea Market Funk has just pulled a killer interview from 2006 with Andre Williams out of their archives.

Andre waxes about Stevie Wonder in the studio, getting fired by Barry Gordy. 5 times. They were the Billy Martin and George Steinbrenner of the R&B world.

It's a great read and a fine kick off to the Andre release week of his ...Read more

Bottle Rockets acoustic house party tour in March

February 27th, 2012 by Rami

The Rockets are doing a seris of very intimate acoustic house parties around the Midwest in March. We're not posting the dates or venues because these are in people's houses or loft spaces with very limited tickets available. Some have already sold out.

So, if you live in or around Milwaukee, Champaign, Bloomington or Chicago check out the...Read more

Split Lip Rayfield DVD of Kirk's last tour

February 23rd, 2012 by Rami

It seems impossible to us, how quickly time flies by, but yesterday marks the 5th anniversary of Split Lip's Kirk Rundstrom's passing away from cancer.

Oh, how we miss those shows and his maniacal smile onstage and sweaty hugs offstage.

In case you didn't already know about it, we wanted to draw your attention to a recently released DVD called ...Read more


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