“Its the love of a woman
That’s what makes a man”
From the debut CD, Longstrap
Shimp Howard - drums/percussion
Ric Butler - vox
Dan Frizsell - bass / bkg vox
Mike Johnson - steel
JT Corenflos - guitars
Mike Rohous - organ
While my (then 6 year old) nephew and I were sitting in the car, I asked him if he knew how to rap. Since he had been watching his daddy on the turntables since he was 3.... of course he did! I secretly turned on my camera and taped him freestyling and creating his own lexicon. Once we got home, I quickly threw some tracks on it and signed him to a three album deal. :)
I attended an Eddie Kramer clinic at (the newly owned) Sound Kitchen Studios sponsored by Waves Logic Studio. I definitely wanted to meet him as he’s one of THE producer/engineers in rock but I expected the clinic to be a bit “techie & dry”..... I was wrong.
“After a summer full of tights wearing tight-wearing superhero movies dominating everybody’s minds and wallets.... let’s finally get to some manly-man festivities... like FOOTBALL!!!”
Greasy. Funky. Sick. Gritty. Nasty. Dope. Dirty. Stanky.
Usually not exactly the adjectives anyone would like attached to their name but in Stanton Moore’s case, he probably hears them a lot.
The Bottle Rockets are celebrating their 15th Anniversary with a 15-city tour and thankfully Nashville made the cut. I was a bit reluctant to go to the show for fear of my life.... but first a little back story:
Here’s “Cold Beer And A Fishin’ Pole” from Trent’s latest CD Broken In. I played percussion on the album and was lucky enough to be included with a cast of stellar musicians.