Your GTC Weekly Top Ten: 14 – 20 April 2014

Matt West is Mr. Soul Happy Easter Monday Friends…   Due to all the holiday festivities this past week we didn’t publish any new interviews or reviews but there was interesting news out and about the music landscape.    Neil Young dropped a new covers album, we found out that old school music formats(vinyl, cassette &…

TOUR: Black Joe Lewis

Black Joe is Texan, Black Joe is a riot, Black Joe will reduce you all to electric slaves with this new ferocious set of smoking songs, but…the first ones to give Black Joe any credit, publishing his first two albums, were the guys at Italian label “Shake Yo Ass Records”, so let me share with…

Music For Sunny Daze Pt. 2

By Walter Price Getting the BBQ all prepped, skimpy swimwear, building the horse shoe pitch, camping gear all freshened up, beer money on reserve, good friends just a call away and the tunes that will help drive the warmer seasons and help create the soundtrack that will guide the best times of of our lives.   I’ve…

Walter Price’s Top 10 Singles 2013

‘Vol. III – Hell’s Likely’ By Walter Price It was hard enough trying to get my Top 10 albums rundown together and, this, my Top 10 singles list was even harder! From power & indie-pop, dirty riff garage, country/rockabilly and smash your face and soul rock n’ roll we have seen a historic year in music…

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Walter Price’s 2013 Top 10 Albums

Chris Leigh -‘Broken Hearted Friends’ By Walter Price The worst part about year end Top 10 lists is that they don’t go past 10… With that being said, 2013 will absolutely go down as one of the best years for music in decades. That is a fact brothers and sisters. First example, Chris Leigh and his…

Your GTC Top Ten For The Week 14-20 October 2013

‘Gracie And The Atom’Available Now Happy Monday Friends Of The GTC!Wow, we just ended one of the most interesting weeks we’ve seen in our short but growing history…A very good week for GTC favorites Neal Casal, Warm Soda & Brian Milson as they all held onto strong positions in the Top Ten!We are ecstatic to see multifaceted GTC newcomer Christine McKinley hit the…

Black Joe Lewis Is Electric!

Black Joe Lewis – ‘Electric Slave’ OUT NOW By Walter Price & Alle Royale   This is a world where, every time someone dares achieving a little success showing nuances of unadulterated spirit, all is reduced to a product to copy and reproduce grand-scale; Black Joe Lewis, fortunately, is still a joyous exception to the…

Your Top Ten GTC Stories For The Week 23-28 September 2013

Chris Teckkam of Ten Benson We’re going to bring you this past week’s Top 10 GTC Stories a day early since tomorrow we will have our month of September wrap-up!A very fun week we had, we watched as Claudia Price’s new series “On Memory Lane” captured the interests and hearts of people worldwide and some…

Your Top 5 GTC Stories for 27 September 2013

Black Joe Lewis – ‘Electric Slave’Out Now Good Friday to All Of You Friends!Today’s Top 5 GTC stories is really pretty cool, statistically speaking….Ten Benson took a slight tumble to #3 with an increase in reads and people are really enjoying the sweetness of Claudia Price’s “On Memory Lane” series. Then there is the review of Black Joe Lewis‘…

Your GTC Top 5 Stories: 20 September 2013

We are so clever over here…. Hello And Happy Friday Friends!Here are your GTC Top 5  Stories for 20 September 2013The past couple of days have seen a bit of a shake-up over here at The GTC Top 5 Stories…JT Coldfire slipped out of the rankings and two power house rock acts are in a good-time…

Black Joe Lewis Will Shake You

Are you in the mood for some nicely polished music to pass the day with?  Black Joe Lewis‘ Electric Slave is NOT what you desired. So, please, move along. No, what you get on BJL’s latest smorgasbord of sound is low slung Rock N’ Roll infused with funk, R&B, blues and a splash of punk ethics. Not an ounce…

Your GTC Top 5 for 11 September 2013

Volume III – Hell’s Likely Here are your GTC Top 5 stories 11 September 2013It’s all about the Rock n ‘ Roll this go round…Your Top 5 Story Links Review: Mammoth Mammoth JT Coldfire: The Hardest Working Musician In Austin Black Joe Lewis Will Shake You Okkervil River Tour & Other Thoughts Review: Free Fall…

Album Releases 27 August 2013

Drumgasm Weiss/Cameron/Hill – ‘Drumgasm’ The explosive, 39-minute free-wallop Drumgasm is the work of three alt-rock-drumming luminaries making giddy splatter-jazz on three kits: a percussive, improvised Pollock painting that bubbles and shoots off psychedelic sparks. Upon the urging of Janet Weiss (Sleater-Kinney, Wild Flag, Quasi), fellow bashers Matt Cameron (Pearl Jam, Soundgarden) and Zach Hill (Death…