A good week for country music- Todd Grebe, Rex Hobart, & Malpass Bros reviews

Some weeks give me hope for country music. This is one of them. I long ago gave up on the mainstream country industry’s ability to offer up anything that I am likely to enjoy, or even recognize as ‘country,’ and that is okay. Times change and so do tastes. Having surrendered the hill on the… Continue reading A good week for country music- Todd Grebe, Rex Hobart, & Malpass Bros reviews

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Rex Hobart & Bob Walkenhorst (& Jeff Porter) at Kansas City’s The Record Bar

Rex Hobart and his band…whose name I’ve completely misplaced in the increasingly cluttered filing cabinet of my mind…played a terrific pair of sets at The Record Bar Tuesday night. Hobart plays the Westport establishment the first Tuesday of every month, and while he hasn’t released an album is way too long he continues to sound… Continue reading Rex Hobart & Bob Walkenhorst (& Jeff Porter) at Kansas City’s The Record Bar

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I have made it to Kansas City!

Insert Wilbert Harrison cliché at your leisure. I was fortunate this past winter to have one of my supervisors suggest a course of training. Upon investigation, I discovered the only session being offered over my spring break was in Kansas City! As a result, not only do I get to do some much-needed professional development this… Continue reading I have made it to Kansas City!

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My Favourite Albums of the Aughts- Part One of Four

Like every other writer and blogger, I’ve been checking my lists twice and thrice as we close out the decade. The thing with these lists, at least when I make them, is they might look very different on a different day. And the positionings- once you get past the first dozen or two- can be fairly… Continue reading My Favourite Albums of the Aughts- Part One of Four

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