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Nothin’ like the blues

Jimmy Vivino, the man responsible for any number of great bands over the years—Fab Faux, (Conan O’Brien’s) Basic Cable Band, Prisoners of Second Avenue, the Black Italians and the Levon … Read more

Max Gomez: Full plate, forks a-plenty

Max Gomez learned to sing listening to Johnny Cash, and as a teenager adopted Big Bill Broonzy as his blues master. In his hometown of Taos, New Mexico—situated between Colorado … Read more

Paul Thorn, the hammer, nailing it down

Photos by Gene Lazo   Elmore had an interesting conversation with the peripatetic Paul Thorn, whom we last saw at a traditional concert venue, and again at sea. Currently, Thorn … Read more

Billy Vera

After recording Billy Vera’s song, “I Really Got The Feeling” and taking it the top of the charts, Dolly Parton called and asked to meet him. Who among us would … Read more