The links, the links, the links are on fire:
Pete at IckMusic serves up some sweet, live Steve Earle (featuring The Boss!), then makes me actually think about buying a Kenny Wayne Shepherd release.
Idolator makes with some white-rapper wisdom, Vanilla Ice style.
Betty Rocker finishes her list of Top 50 sad, sad songs.
John from Lost in the ’80s finds something kind of sweet (and also deeply disturbing) on YouTube.
Taylor for T-Sides reviews a concert as only she can.
And, of course, what I’m reviewing at Bullz-Eye this week…
The Broken West’s I Can’t Go On, I’ll Go On:
(”If the band has a problem, it’s that it hasn’t found a way to transcend its influences yet; although this is a must-have album for anyone who loves the bands along the Big Star axis, it probably isn’t original enough to make much noise outside those circles.”)