My Morning Jacket drummer Patrick Hallahan has announced the formation of a new project, Spanish Gold. A trio, Spanish Gold also features Dante Schwebel, guitarist and vocalist for San Antonio rock band Hacienda, and Adrian Quesada, guitarist of the Grammyp-winning Grupo Fantasma. Details about the music were not revealed.
My Morning Jacket’s Patrick Hallahan has a lengthy interview with the Aquarian Weekly, in which he discusses how a demo-recording session turned into a record - Circuital
You get one more chance to help John Timmons of ear X-tacy out, with a benefit show at Headliners on December 26. The line up is killer: Jim James, Ben Sollee, Cabin, Patrick Hallahan, Scott Carney and The Watson Twins, plus more TBA. Eva Lee at Louisville.com has a couple of other quotes, notably one from Billy Hardison of Headliners.