From the Vault: Yesterday’s News From Whiskeytown

This brief interview appeared in the Synthesis in February of 1998 under a different title. This was one of my first interviews, as you might guess by some of the questions. I was/am a huge Whiskeytown fan and on top of being terribly nervous, I…

Preview from the Vault: Old Crow Medicine Show

This brief article/interview appeared in the August 16, 2007 Chico News & Review. Old School Old Crow Medicine Show’s Ketch Secor takes on modern times It’s been quite a journey for the members of Old Crow Medicine Show. The band coalesced in 1998 during a…

Review from the Vault: George Jones, The Essential

The Essential George Jones George Jones Legacy / Sony There’s no better way to drown your sorrows than with country music on jukebox, and when a discerning fella needs to drink a gal off his mind, he naturally reaches for George Jones. With songs like…

Review from the Vault: Son Volt, The Search

Review from the Vault is a new category revisiting past reviews published elsewhere that seem to have disappeared from Google. The Search Son Volt Transmit Sound/Legacy The Search, the latest release from roots rockers Son Volt, opens with a minor key mantra with the sole…