Happy Easter

    Whether you celebrate Easter in the religious sense, as the start of Spring or if you just like hiding boiled eggs around here and there for the sport of it, may you and yours have a great holiday! HAPPY EASTER   kindly share

Review: Faz Waltz – ‘Back On Mondo’

(Out Now) By Alle Royal  One more look at the black and white cover and the three mad scientists messing about a fuming pipe, and I’m there, imagining those fumes like an impending explosion of technicolor glam sounds that can be found in the grooves of  “Back On Mondo”, the third full length outing from…

Pop Isn’t Country: Meet Eleven Hundred Springs

By Walter Price   Eleven Hundred Springs is a serious band of good ol’ boys making good time honky tonk gems. Formed from the ashes of Dallas rockabilly outfit Lone Star Trio, EHS has been one of the hardest working and most respected Texas road bands of the past decade or so. They produce the…

Your GTC Top 10 Posts For January 2014

2014 is officially off to a great start. Not only here at The GTC but all over the music scenes around the world.    We got the year rolling with some of the more intriguing artists with varied sounds producing music today. We would like to extend huge ‘thank yous‘ to those artists who took the time to…

The Blank Tapes Slow Easy Death & Tour

‘Slow Easy Death’ (OUT NOW) By Walter Price It seems completely reasonable that The Blank Tapes’ Matt Adams would have an entire album of unreleased or ‘lost’ tracks sitting around his California domicile just waiting for the perfect time and mental state to have them combined in a singular package for the masses to hear a,…

Things You Can Buy Today 28 January 2014

Lambchop – ‘Nixon‘ (Reissue) New Album Releases Lambchop: ‘Nixon‘ (Reissue) “To celebrate their 25th anniversary as a label, Merge are reissuing albums from their back catalog throughout 2014. First up is Lambchop’s 2000 album Nixon, which is out January 28. It’ll be released on 180-gram vinyl and double-CD. Both come packaged with White Sessions 1998:…

Your GTC Weekly Top 10 For 20 – 26 January 2014

What an interesting week it has been. Not only over at The GTC but in the music world(s) as well.   We watched the goings on surrounding The Grammy Awards. Like one watches an auto accident, Indeed. We have come to the conclusion that this organization needs some reorganization… This isn’t a new theory of ours but a reoccurring nearly nightmarish reality. …

The Beatles & Ken Michaels Come Together!

Ken Michaels & Richard Starkey “I’d like to end up sort of unforgettable.” – Ringo   If you love The Beatles, and you do, then Wednesdays are your favorite day of the week!    Its the day Ken Michaels long running US syndicated radio program is on-air!!! The most entertaining and informative program that is…

Things You Can Buy Today 21 January 2014

Reverend Horton Heat – ‘REV.” New Release Links Rev. Horton Heat – ‘REV.‘. “Putting the pedal down on the instrumental “Victory Lap,” singer/guitarist Jim Heath, bassist Jim “Jimbo” Wallace and drummer Scott Churilla also tear and swing through revved-up rockabilly on “Smell of Gasoline” and “Scenery Going By,” a slippery instrumental, some chugging punk on “Schizoid”…

Your Weekly GTC Top 10 For 13 – 19 January 2014

‘Forge & Flagon’  (OUT NOW) Hey, it’s Monday and this is a look at what you read most last week over here at the trusty ole GTC.    A vast diversity in musical styles and origins drove readership to a new all-time high and we have the artists to thank for this. So thank you Skinny Lister, The…