NASHVILLE BOOGIE TICKETS ARE ON SALE!

I don’t know about y’all, but I’m getting geared up for this year’s Nashville Boogie Vintage Weekender–May 2016 will be here before you know it, and I’m ready to paint my lips and the town red! “But Susan, what is this Nashville Boogie Weekender of which you speak?” you may ask.  Well, Nashville Boogie is a massive…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with THE DESLONDES

“You don’t really know where you’re from ’til you leave, you know?  Living in New Orleans for the years we have, you don’t realize what all you’ve learned until you leave and do it different places,” says Missouri native Riley Downing, frontman for five-piece band The Deslondes, on their adopted hometown.  “It’s definitely got its own flavor. …

8 QUESTIONS with THE BELLFURIES

I genuinely love all kinds of music, but there are certain kinds that especially speak to my soul.  One such style is rock and roll with a vintage twist that has its roots in the sounds promulgated by the greats who’ve come before us.  I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing and writing about some of…

REVIEW: POKEY LaFARGE at THE MERCY LOUNGE

Pokey LaFarge celebrated the release of his newest album Something In The Water at The Mercy Lounge recently with opening support from local artists Rachael Davis and Margo Price, and it was an absolute blast. Rachael Davis, very pregnant and cute as a button, delighted the crowd with her beautiful voice, a ukulele, and selections from her latest…

PREVIEW: POKEY LaFARGE at MERCY LOUNGE on 4/22/15

Y’ALL!!!  St. Louis-based roots music master Pokey LaFarge is celebrating the release of his newest record, Something In The Water, at Mercy Lounge on Wednesday, April 22nd, joined by Margo and the Pricetags and Rachael Davis.  Saying that I’m excited about this show just might be the understatement of the century. I’ve mentioned before that I believe I was born in…