The Barrelhouse Wailers – Last Call

“The Barrelhouse Wailers play a collection of fun, upbeat New Orleans classics, with a swagger that is unique to the french quarter. Just like the street performers of Bourbon street, this acoustic group has you tapping your toes and snapping your fingers. And...

Nathan McEuen – Side by Side

Nathan McEuen recently wrapped up production on his sixth solo album called, “Side by Side.”  I’d been hearing about a pending upcoming release for the past year after he started a Tuesday evening residency at Amigos in early 2014.  I made it a point...

Album Review: Mother of Dissension

Mother of Dissension Review by Pam Baumgardner I smile when I listen to this one for many reasons: 1.  My parents would hate this. 2.  My daughter would think I’m crazy. 3.  And though I’m not one to mosh, this one certainly helps to work out pent up...

Album Review: Bloody Mary Morning

That Girl Review by Pam Baumgardner This band has been around for many years packing in the joints they played, but then in the late 90’s tragedy struck when drummer Ephraim Ashton died in a car accident.  Soon after, members tried out different versions of BMM,...

Album Review: Dan Grimm

Average Savage by Pam Baumgardner I’ve gotten to know Dan Grimm the past couple of years and have had several conversations with him, the last one with him explaining how “Ventucky” is not a derogatory term…at least not to him.  He loves this...