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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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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