Deuce 7 is a different breed of gallery artist. He's too busy to get his picture taken, and he'd rather hop trains across the West. Or head to Vancouver to meet women, or spend an afternoon getting chased around San Francisco by obese pimps or drop DMT in the Mojave desert -- all in a week's time. O ... More >>
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Cass McCombs could be considered the definition of Americana -- if continental influences, simultaneously channeled and undercut, could be called particularly American. Mistily folkish, reminiscent of soul, rock and roll when it needs to be; McCombs nebulizes it all into a sort of midsummer fog.W ... More >>
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