Thursday, October 7, 2010

Lagniappe Thursday Music Digest

5 extra items today-enjoy!

A new album from Raul Malo

His own Boss

New reissues from the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

David Foster's new concert project

Making local music a national priority

Churchill Downs abandons its HullabaLOU Festival

Billboard wins a guitar app award

Recording heavy metal guitar

A new solar powered guitar tuner

Iz's "Over the Rainbow" hits #1 in Germany

Bozos invade Monterey

R.I.P. to jazz drummer Jimmy Daum

Pics of the Lincoln Center Orchestra in Havana

Dave Brubeck's 90th birthday concert

And the Detroit Symphony cancels some shows

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Facebook Reminder

Just a reminder to visit my Facebook page for more music! Recent musical friends added include Gerry Marsden, Naomi Eisenberg, drummer Johnny Barbata, Paul Barrere/Bill Payne/Craig Fuller of Little Feat, and many more. Come on over!

Midweek Music Digest

Hump Day with Uncle Tom Moffatt

Doug Fieger lives on-online

Bruno Mars heads for the stars

A New Zealand native's musical journey through America

Another Brian Wilson?

Strings on the upswing

Stupid Music meets Dylan?

Portrait of the artist as a music fan

Another roundup of new releases

And previewing the Big Island Film Festival (which also has music of course)