They landed the cover of the second issue of No Depression. Bassist Laurie Stirratt is the twin sister of Wilco bassist John Stirratt (who, you know, also played with Uncle Tupelo). How alt-country is Blue Mountain? Right, right… pretty damn alt-country. “Yeah, that alt-country term seemed to start up with that No Depression scene and in retrospect, that was a great scene … [Read more...] about Blue Mountain comes to Pebble Hill
I consider myself a modern citizen of the Republic of Letters. A 21st century littÃ©rateur. A wordsmith. A patron of fine arts. Graduating from the fine institution of Auburn University *sniff* with degrees in English and journalism, naturally I keep abreast of the latest works of fiction in all of the gentleman's magazines on the rack. So imagine my surprise to find out that … [Read more...] about Is Auburn’s Standard Deluxe the Sinful Setting of “Playboy” Pictorial?