This writer had only one official assignment (covering gritty soul-singer Opal Agafia) at the big outdoor stage on festival Saturday. Red Dirt legend Randy Crouch preceded her. Unfortunately, his set coincided with my only chance to eat dinner before I had to be back
I first met singer-songwriter Ken Pomeroy on New Year’s Eve, 2015. Her father, Skippy, builds racing motorcycles in the large shop behind the family home and occasionally hosts concerts on the small stage inside.
Despite the band name, And Then There Were Two does not comprise two members. The band numbers three: singer Amy Carlin Lee, singer and guitarist Austin K. Haworth, and percussionist Chad Varnell.
Ellis Paul loves Woody. Of the Woody Guthrie tattoo on his right shoulder, he says it’s the only thing he could put on his body that would be like a badge of who he was. It was that tattoo, along with a chance 1996 meeting with Nora Guthrie
Sam Baker has told the story of barely surviving a train bombing many times. The stark outline: some three decades ago, the thirty-two-year-old white-water rafting guide […]
Your humble author first met musician Kalyn Fay in early 2016 when journalist Nathan Poppe brought her to the Bureau’s studio. She had come to sit as one of the earliest
The first time this writer heard Brad Fielder was in 2013. I was at the Bluebonnet Bar to see Alex Culbreth, whom I’d met at that year’s Woodyfest;
Making their Woodyfest debut, Gypsy Twang played the Hen House stage Friday afternoon. Husband and wife Steve Huhn (bass) and Sarah Barker-Huhn (guitar, vocals)
You know how sometimes you see a movie, and you’re positive that so-and-so appeared in it, and later you discover it was an entirely different actor? Well, something like that happened to […]
This writer first saw Carter Sampson three-and-a-half years ago, when she played a short set at the Community Improvement Association (CIA) Stage […]