As way of an apology here’s a Bonus Dean Fields Video:
I’ve seen some stories in the news recently about the incredible and awful concentration of media ownership. The sad truth in graphic form (via FrugalDad.com) is at the end of this post:
Nashville is fortunate to have a great independent radio station that supports local music and plays songs you just don’t hear anywhere else. Well, today is 6/15 or 615 which happens to be the area code of Nashville. So all day, from 6:15a.m. to 6:15p.m. they are playing nothing but music from the 615. Grant it, they have a pretty incredible list of artists to choose from: John Hiatt, Black Keys, Jack White, Pujol, JEFF the Brotherhood, Lambchop, Steve Winwood and Donna Summer by my estimation would all be eligible for inclusion. Plus too many others to name.
Anyway, I may post a 615 video collage/montage whatever later, and I would do a 615 shuffle, but it is featured Friday so here we go:
First up, Upstate New Yorkers, Skeleton in the Piano are up with the lead song from their 2011 album Stranger on a Damned Staircase – The Old Hound Dog is an excellent jumping off point if you are just discovering this band.
And finally, more stuff from New Jersey’s bluesy rock singer Jo Wymer. We’ve been playing the hell out of her Living With Scars album, and she belts in legend-worthy style on Dirty Secrets.
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Woke up this morning and all I could do was go back to sleep. Then, I slept until almost 1:00. So if it’s alright with you I’m just gonna post a couple of videos and call it a day…
As previously stated, I am working on a Page which will give you more details about each of our 10 Featured Artists for June 2012. In the meantime, I wanted to tell you who they are:
In no particular order:
1. Big Mosey (Brooklyn, NY)
2. Dean Fields (Richmond, VA – soon Nashville, TN?)
3. Elephant Goes West (NY/NJ)
4. Jo Wymer/Jo Wymer Band (Freehold, NJ)
5. Killing Kuddles (Atlanta, GA)
6. Skeletons in the Piano (Saratoga Springs, NY)
7. Shayfer James (NJ)
8. The Riverbreaks (Washington, DC)
9. Tipi Valley (Swansea, UK)
10. Dogs of Oz (Nashville, TN)
So you can Google away or wait for me to get off my butt and finish the Featured Artist Page.