Archive for March, 2006

Townes Van Zandt wrote songs!

Sunday, March 12th, 2006

Friday night I sat onstage with Michael Eck, Wanda Fischer, Michael Jerling, Red Baumont, Doug Johnson, Hayseed and Kevin Maul and played Townes Van Zandt songs to a capacity crowd at WAMC’s Linda Norris Auditorium. Townes wrote some great tunes. Wish I had met the guy, seen him play. The new movie about his life [...]

Pamela Means rocks!

Saturday, March 4th, 2006

I saw Pamela Means play at Club Passim last week when I was in Cambridge for the night. Stellar show- wild guitar playing, soft and deeply nuanced singing and playing and a cover of ‘Strange Fruit’ that made my skin crawl. Trina Hamlin also played a fine show and I was glad to run into [...]