Friday, June 29, 2012

Friday Music News You Can Use

Slack Key Harmony on a new DVD from Uncle George

Sergio Mendes sighted,0,5622302.column

A visit to the Twin Cities Jazz Festival

Checking out this year's Marin County Fair

A preview of this year's Buck Hill-Skytop Festival

Crooning for Cash

A review of "Neil Young Journeys" from Jonathan Demme

New tunes from the California Guitar Trio

A new Smart Guitar

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Monday, June 25, 2012

Stormy Monday Musical News You Can Use

A report from the opening weekend of Vancouver Jazz

And one from this weekend's Ottawa Jazzfest

Bonnie Raitt gets some NRBQ Help in Beantown

Hit and Run Hula in New York City

The first artists for this fall's VoodooFest in NOLA are announced

Remembering the blues of Koko Taylor

Ringo Art on display in the Big Apple

Sir Paul to appear on Woody's TV show

Hoodoo Love

And the L.A. Film Fest journeys into Music's Lost and Found

Friday, June 22, 2012

T.G.I.F. Music Digest

Time for Chicago's Gospel Fest,0,6214398.column

k.d. lang does Jazz Aspen

A tribute to Clifton Chenier

The db's are back!

A new LED instructional guitar

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Aloha to the Hinchbrooke School of Rock

New blues from Chris Smither

The Washington Center announces its new musical season

And a look back at last weekend's annual Roaring 20's throwdown on Governors Island

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Midweek Music Digest

Uncle Tom Moffatt is back from his vacation

5 jazz songs that speak of the freedom struggle

Adrian Legg has a new album

Time once again for the Great American Guitar Show in Philly

A look back at Hound Dog Taylor

Steve Hackett Talks Story

The Gospel according to Paul (Thorn)

Writing the history of Ohio Jazz

A "new" documentary about Willie Dixon and Doc Watson

And R.I.P. to longtime Beatles pal Victor Spinetti,. who co-starred in their first 3 films and also co-wrote John Lennon's first book

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Monday, June 4, 2012

Stormy Monday Music Digest

Vermont's Discover Jazz Festival kicks off in Burlington

Remembering Tommy Ardolino

Checking out this year's Denver People's Fair

Waukesha becomes Guitar Town

Cigar box guitars at the Ogden Music Fest

A New Day

The Freedom Creek Blues Festival lives on

Splitting time between the oil fields and the music studio

Digging into the new "Graceland" box set

And summer music in central New Jersey

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Gone Fishin'

No Digest Today!

Friday, June 1, 2012

June 1st Music Digest

R.I.P. to guitarist Pete Cosey

Bringing the Monk

Jason Moran takes on the myths of Fats Waller,0,1889019.column

Spring Stupid Music at a Cowboy Symposium

Previewing some summer music here in New England

The Langley Ookelele Players hit the Big Apple

R.I.P. to "The Rock 'N' Roll Detective"

Get ready for a second batch of early George Harrison tunes

Remembering The Beatles' impact on Badfinger

And previewing this weekend's Berkeley World Music Festival