Syd Bishop at Never Nervous clues us in on what Duncan Barlow has been doing since leaving Louisville. Head over here.
A few Louisville music items to note:
Syd Bishop, who seems to be doing roughly 87% of all the music writing in town, has a couple of reviews in this week’s LEO: a review of Savage Master’s Mask Of The Devil and a review The Hookers’ latest aural assault, It’s Midnight….The Witching Hour.
Bishop also has an interview with Hunter Embry and Dave Chale, co-owners of the New Vintage, as his own site, Never Nervous.
There’s an unsigned review of the Tamerlane Trio’s Be It Ever So Humble in this week’s LEO.
The Forecastle Festival will host a special presale on Friday, December 5 at noon EST through ForecastleFest.com, with a limited number of general admission weekend passes available for $129.50 plus applicable fess. Forecastle Fest is scheduled for July 17-19, 2015 at Louisville’s Waterfront Park.
James Kottack is back with the Scorpions, following treatment for alcohol abuse. The Louisville native spent a month in a Dubai prison after drinking five glasses of wine on an inbound flight, then allegedly engaging in rowdy and insulting behavior at the Dubai airport.
My Morning Jacket has released their August 15, 2008 show at the Riverfront Park in Nashville, Tennessee as a part of their MMJ Archival Series. The show is now available to download via LiveDownloads.
Luke Bryan has cancelled his appearance at the Coyote Acoustic Concert due to the death of his brother-in-law.