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Legendary Mississippi blues guitarist T-Model Ford died yesterday. Though his exact date of birth is uncertain, “The Taildragger” spread his influence upon other blues artists new and old, including Seattle’s own GravelRoad, who recorded with him in his later years. The man, his music, his humor, and his uncompromising lifestyle (just hearing him yell “JackRead more...

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Out This Week 1/11/11

Release date 1/11/11: the second coolest binary date of the year (right after 11/11/11), and the first real week of new albums this year. What does 2011 hold? 50 more weeks remain, full of highly anticipated releases from the likes of Radiohead, PJ Harvey, My Morning Jacket, Iron & Wine... and even The Wrens? AlthoughRead more...

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Live Review: T-Model Ford & Gravel Road with Watch It Sparkle @ The Tractor Tavern 8/6

As I’ve come to realize is routinely the case whenever I’m attending a show at the Tractor Tavern, whiskey figures as prominently into my night as the music does. The fact that T-Model Ford, the aging blues legend from Forest, Mississippi who often dons a Jack Daniel’s hat and always drinks it definitely didn’t resultRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Wednesday, August 4th JOANNA NEWSOM with Robin Pecknold @ The Moore Indie folk fairy princess Joanna Newsom will team up with Fleet Foxes front man Robin Pecknold to entertain interested parties at The Moore on Wednesday. Earlier this year Newsom released Have One On Me, an ambitious triple LP to follow up her acclaimed debutRead more...

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