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Dave Alvin’s “New Highway”
Aug06

Dave Alvin’s “New Highway”

Dave Alvin’s New Book Dave Alvin’s “New Highway: Selected Lyrics, Poems, Prose, Essays, Eulogies and Blues” Collection, due September 20, from BMG Books Celebrated singer-songwriter and guitarist Dave Alvin brings his renowned story-telling skills to a new level. This new anthology of the writing of the Grammy-winner is a companion piece to Alvin’s considerable musical output and presents a vast cross section...

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Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore Team Up
Feb27

Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore Team Up

Read about the new album from Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore announce new album: Downey to Lubbock Worldwide release date: June 1, 2018   “It’s like we’ve been playing together since we were kids,” says Downey, California’s Dave Alvin of his musical partnership with Lubbock, Texas native Jimmie Dale Gilmore. Now is as good a time as any to form finally form a collaborative duo.  The result...

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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Day # 2
Oct07

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Day # 2

Read about our second day at Hardly Strictly Blues festival 2013   First up, i have to say that we may have found just about the best coffee on the trip which has now extended for almost a month. Stanza Coffee 1673 Haight St. One thing led to another. We certainly weren’t going to walk it today so Richard and I strolled a few blocks to Fulton St and caught the number 5 bus to just near a side entrance to the Rooster Stage....

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