American Songwriter Magazine mustered up the courage to approach the one and only Scott H. Biram about his songwriting craft, process, and influences. It's a fascinating read...as SHB is a pretty fascinating dude, a student of many schools.
Amidst the SHB101 songwriting course, there are still a few Biramesque answers of good humor, including his response...Read more
Paste Magazine photographically documented Lydia Loveless's sold out show at The Satellite in Los Angeles last Friday. There are some great shots of the band in action and generally hanging out and being super cool. Cooler than we could ever be... *sigh*
Rosie Flores, Bobby Bare Jr., Alejandro Escovedo, and a slew of other deservedly famous musicians performed at a SXSW Lou Reed Tribute Concert last Friday March 14th 2014. (Yes, Bobby and Rosie ran from their knockout sets at our Yard Dog party to the Lou Reed show and played again.)
Other performers who played songs by the late Velvet Undergroundling...Read more
In case you weren't following along, Robbie Fulks wrote a day-by-day tour diary duringSXSW for Gaper's Block. As you would expect, it's witty, wry, often cynical, and utterly hilarious.
Robbie tells the tales of his travels, performances, run-ins, opinions on SXSW itself, trips in Bentleys, and the full story of the cat he was pet-sitting in Austin who escaped the house mid-week....Read more