Help me out here...A strange genre. I invented the subsection myself after finding a 60's title about coal mining - Bill Neil and the Mark IV - A Coal Miners Prayer out of W.V. Anyone know of any…Continue
No money for the music! What else can you do except scan the thrift and antique store record piles. The internet is cool for finding great free music but I need a physical manifestation in my hand. It could be dust ridden and unloved for years. I think the deeper I had to dig the better I like my jumping hissy finds from the past.
Last week on a trip to Oak…Continue
I live up a dark holler in a small town known for silicosis and snake handling churches. Frequenting the thrift stores for vinyl is a long drive over the mountains. Occasionally that trip is worth the gas and the danger.
West Virginia was no hot bed of garage rock in the 60's, gospel, country and bluegrass are the main things I finger through. A few weeks back I thumbed my way through a small pile of 45's to find 8 copies of "Sometimes Good Guys Don't Wear White" / "All I…