Ryan Adams – Kim Solo

Published on June 16th, 2015 | by Sam

Ryan Adams has been an absolute favorite of mine for years, so I’m going to be a fan and post one of his songs this time around.  Believe it or not (well just believe it because ... Read More


Talent Is Overrated

Talent is Overrated

Published on May 12th, 2015 | by Sam

I love reading books – really about all kinds of different subjects.  My favorite though tends to be sort of self help/success work.  Nerdy as hell, I know, but there’s so much to learn in that ... Read More

Chicken Pickin'

Sturgill Simpson Long White Line

Sturgill Simpson Long White Line – Intro

Published on April 21st, 2015 | by Sam

test Sturgill Simpson made some pretty loud noise last year with (unbelievably great) album, Metamodern Sounds in Country Music.  This album has some of the coolest sounds I’ve heard on a country album in awhile – including ... Read More

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