It’s not often you get to work with one of your heroes, but for Melvins guitarist Buzz Osborne, that’s exactly what happened when Butthole …
—I'll Be Your Mirror
The Primitives - I’ll Be Your Mirror (Velvet Underground)
The return of my Passion of the Weiss column is live on the site with a review of the new King Tuff record, complete with a dissection of the King Tuff persona, the gratuitous use of the word “tunes,” and parenthetical asides referencing both Arrested Development and the “Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase. Things are just as normal as they ever were.
An eclectic medley of ramblin’ folk, African rhythms and mellow tunes to usher in that October breeze.
Brook Benton – Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright
Miriam Makeba – Oxgam
Bob Lind – Fennario
Tom Paxton – Last Thing On My Mind
The Beach Boys – Little Bird
Buffy Sainte-Marie – Soulful Shade Of Blue
Matthews Southern Comfort – Tell Me Why (Neil Young)
Richard & Linda Thompson – Down Where The Drunkards Roll
Tom Waits – Old Shoes
Greg Brown – Out In The Country
Hazel and Alice – Pretty Bird