Mint conditions

Billy Momo Says: Mint conditions

Billy Momo #6, Mint. by Mårten ‘Hotlips’ Forssman, (harmonica)   Mint condition it said… but it sure didn’t taste mint. There’s a whole lot of different kinds of harmonicas out there, and I had been looking for quite some time for a bass harmonica, and finally one day, I found one I could afford on eBay,…

VIDEO: The Junebugs – Oregon

The Junebugs new single “Oregon” available now. by Walter Price   With a playful wink and a smile aimed at the music industry, the new video for The Junebug’s new single “Oregon”, hits the spot. Or maybe spots is a better way to put it. The track itself travels the thoughts of what is the…

kindness

Billy Momo Says: Does vanity kill kindness?

Billy Momo #5, Vanity vs. Kindness. by Tomas “Barba” Juto   A friend of mine posted on facebook the other day that people shouldn’t give to charity and then post about it on social media. They should keep it to themselves for it to be an honest act of kindness. And I said something along the lines that…

rodney crowell

In His Own Words: When Rodney Crowell Met Hank Williams

Rodney Crowell – Close Ties pre-order on iTunes.   “My father took me to see Hank Williams on December 14th, 1952, I was two years and four months of age. And I remember a little cool eddy of hair hitting my cheek and I remember the smell of his hair oil, and I remember the mingling…

VIDEO: Anita Lester – MAN

Anita Lester has released her powerful new single/video, “Man”. iTunes by Walter Price   “One question is always relevant: How can I use this to move forward?” – Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller   Looking back, evaluating decisions, looking at shadowed memories into the eyes, and willing these things into a palpable template for who you are now, and…

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Billy Momo Says: The importance of being earnest (And grumpy)

Billy Momo #4, Being earnest (And grumpy). by Tony “Gramps” Lind (drums, vocals)   What’s the best part of simultaneously being a grumpy old guy and an instrument owner (a.k.a. ”musician”)? Well, first of all, you’ve had years and years of honing your craft and your artistic voice, in other words, you should by now at…