Peter Berkowitz has an interview with McKinley Moore, formerly of Natives, now in the band called The Wrists. Read all about it here.
The September 2000 issue of Louisville Music News is now online, featuring Nick Reifsteck and The Serotones on the cover. Read it at http://www.louisvillemusicnews.net/webmanager/index.php?WEB_CAT_ID=50&issueid=139
Dawn Landes, who is heading to England for a series of gigs, has released a cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “Atlantic City,” with Jim James assisting, which will be on her upcoming EP of covers, set for release on February 2. Here’s what will be on it:
1. Atlantic City w/ Jim James of My Morning Jacket (Bruce Springsteen)
2. Southern Accents (Tom Petty)
3. Longer Than Always (Dolly Parton)
4. More Than This (Roxy Music)
5. Moon River
Listen to “Atlantic City”:
The November 2000 issue of Louisville Music News, featuring a cover story on Elliott, is online at http://www.louisvillemusicnews.net/webmanager/index.php?WEB_CAT_ID=50&issueid=141
Wanna know what Louisville punk icon Brent Starkey is up to, what he things about? Check out this interview with Syd Bishop at Never Nervous.
An extended obituary, detailing many of her musical activities, is here.
Visitation will be Thursday, January 1, 2015, from 2-8 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 10304 Dixie Highway. A Celebration of Rachel’s life will be Friday, January 2, 2015, beginning at 2 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home. –
From Bourbon Baroque:
A video tribute from Chris Gesela:
Jeremy Podgursky posted this track of “Athen’s Up For Hire” from The Pennies’ 10,000 Things album, on which Rachel was in the string section:
The tribute from Abbey Road on The River is here. The Main Stage at AROTR will be called “The Rachel Blanton Stage.”
There are many, many more posted on Rachel’s Facebook page.
WE can trust Syd Bishop at Never Nervous to keep up with what’s the latest and, for this edition, the latest is a video from Andrew Rinehart, titled “You Can’t Break My Heart (Pretty People Make Graves)” plus a curious ramble from Bishop about East End/South End – Cool/Not Cool High School battles dissoloving into L.A. glitz. Or something. It can be heard to tell, exactly, with Syd. Watch the video below and go read his commentary here.