Your GTC Weekly Top Ten: 16 – 22 June 2014

Hey, anybody seen last week laying around…I know we left it around here someplace…   First things first, thanks to North Carolina’s great be the moon for stopping by for a chat about their contributions in the alt-country/rock/pop arenas. We wish you well! If you haven’t checked out their sounds yet, whatcha waitin’ for…  …

Your GTC Weekly Top Ten: 09 – 15 June 2014

Jimmie Rodgers ‘Another week in the books’, as they say, whoever ‘they‘ are…   Big thanks to the ever mysterious and nonchalant Greasy Spoon for stopping by to share their deep feelings on world peace as they continue to unleash true to the bone Rock N’ Roll on us!    Last week we also learned that Midnight Oil is…

Orthophonic Joy – The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited

By Walter Price “The Bristol Sessions is the single most important event in the history of country music,” – Johnny Cash   In the 1920’s there was nothing more intriguing, daring, out of left field, scary (to most) and perhaps shameful than the authentic sounds of the black man’s rhythm and blues or the white…

Things You Can Buy Today 3 June 2014

Thoughts From Around The Web +…Click Album Titles For More Info.  The Donkeys – ‘Ride The Black Wave‘ (Easy Sound Recording Co.) “I guess the first anecdote I can think of is just how crazy long ago it was when we recorded this thing. But despite all the time (about 26 months) that passed, I…

Your GTC Top 10 May 2014

TYTUS (Photo: Alex Ruffini) Hey May, we hardly knew ya.   We offer a tremendous amount of gratitude towards the artists who stopped by the ole GTC to chat with us about their music, plans and more.  Strobegirl, Q.U.I.L.,  Faz La Rocca (Faz Waltz) and TYTUS. Stay in touch ya’ll, we’ll be listening.   May also…

UPDATE: Dave Grohl On TV: “This is a musical map of America”

Just recently we wrote about (see below) Dave Grohl’s new HBO series following the Foo-Man around the country visiting different studios.  New details have surfaced and it’s cooler than we first thought. The new 8 episode series is titled Sonic Highways and follows the Foo Fighters as they record their new album. Tentatively titled “Foo Fighters LP 8”, according…

Things You Can Buy Today 27 May 2014

Thoughts From Around The Web..Click The Album Title For More Information. Echo & The Bunnymen – ‘Meteorites‘ (429 Records) “For me, this is a whole new approach. It’s more edgy than anything I’ve ever done, I’m dealing with something on this record I didn’t want to deal with for a long time.   I wrote…