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Regrets? Charlie's had a few: Singer-songwriter Charlie Harrison (center) with two of his Regrets, bassist Mark Riddell (left) and lap/pedal steel player Willy T. Golden (right). Not pictured are drummer Isaias Gil and lead guitarist John Shelton. (Courtesy RPR Media)
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LSM Album Premiere: “Rivers in the Streets” by Charlie and the Regrets Houston combo mixes honky-tonk, humor, and bluesy roots rock on full-length debut

By Richard Skanse Charlie Harrison had a good thing going up there in Virginia. By day he had himself a steady job in corporate finance, …

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LSM Album Premiere: Bonnie Whitmore’s “F*@k with Sad Girls” The Austin singer-songwriter/bassist lets her "inner feminist" rock and roar on third album

By Richard Skanse “Let’s make a rock record …” When Bonnie Whitmore launched her PledgeMusic campaign for her third album back in April, her mission …

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Woodshedding: Musical director Lloyd Maines and Jason Eady working out the arrangement for "Errol's Song" at the Cheatham Street Woodshed recording studio in San Marcos. (Photo Courtesy Jenni Finlay and Brian T. Atkinson)
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LSM Song Premiere: Jason Eady covers Adam Carroll’s “Errol’s Song” With “Highway Prayer: A Tribute to Adam Carroll,” a host of Texas’ finest come together to celebrate one of their own 

By Richard Skanse Singer-songwriter and one-man “AM Country Heaven” preservation society Jason Eady, a champion of old-school musical integrity if ever there was one, has …

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Verlon Thompson at the Cheatham Street Woodshed. (Photo by Brian T. Atkinson)
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LSM Song Premiere: Verlon Thompson’s “Sideman’s Dream” Track from "The Polished Steel Sessions" finds guitarist reflecting on his long journey with Guy Clark

By Richard Skanse “I guess I should just say I really didn’t mean for it to be any kind of tribute,” says Verlon Thompson of …

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John Pedigo and Taylor Young of the O's (Courtesy T. Cannon Media)
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LSM Song Premiere: The O’s “Medicine” Sample a taste of the Dallas folk-duo's new album, "Honeycomb"

By Kelly Dearmore Over the course of the past seven years, Dallas’s the O’s have crafted a sonic signature all their own, pairing Taylor Young’s low drawl …

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LSM Premiere: A song — and chapter — from “Kent Finlay, Dreamer” Adam Carroll discusses his mentor's "oddball" sense of humor and sings "Be Nice to 'Em Son"

By Richard Skanse That Kent Finlay loved songwriters as much as he loved writing songs himself was no secret to anybody who ever knew the …

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Victor Holk Mural in San Marcos. (Photo by Kristen Townsend)
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Before the fire, after the flood: Friends remember Victor Holk Two tributes to the late San Marcos songwriter, including the premiere of Colin Colby's "Colorado"

[Editor’s Note: San Marcos, Texas-based singer-songwriter Victor Holk, who passed away on Aug. 20, 2015 from injuries sustained in a tragic house fire in June, would …

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Butthole Radio: Sufferin’ succotash! Part 5 of our week-long flashback to Gibby Haynes' 1995 radio show on Austin's 101-X

In this, the final installment of our “Butthole Radio” flashback to 1995, Gibby Haynes and his KROX 101-X co-host Robbie Jacks (RIP) offer condolences and T-shirts …

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Butthole Radio: “Nude hikers suck …” Part 4 of our flashback to Gibby Haynes' stint hosting his own show on Austin's 101-X

In this, the next-to-last installment in our series revisiting Gibby Haynes’ 1995 Austin radio show, the Butthole Surfer and co-host Robbie Jacks take a call from a …

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Butthole Radio: Gibby Haynes on 101-X Part 3 of our flashback to the Butthole Surfer's adventures on the Austin airwaves

More vintage radio ga ga from Butthole Surfer Gibby Haynes’ days hosting his own show on Austin alternative rock station KROX 101-X. Related Posts: Butthole …

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Willie Nelson – God’s Problem Child
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