“Let’s Get Loaded” from Louisville’s The Fervor (free track)

March 31, 2011

Their new album, out April 8 , is Arise, Great Warrior. Here’s Let’s Get Loaded

It’s Opening Day — this is how you respond to being drilled by a Roger Clemens fastball

March 31, 2011

From Matt Nokes’ Hitting Solutions. And your monkey has finished his taxes! I don’t think jail time is likely.

Found video from tonight’s performance of The Aluminum Show in Little Rock

March 29, 2011


Self promotion and fan service and promises kept in re: The Civil War

March 29, 2011

If you’ve looked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette today, you might have seen my piece on documentarian Ken Burns and the new 150th anniversay edition of his multi-part The Civil War. Anyway, that item goes on sale today, at all the …

Program note: Open screening in Hot Springs this Saturday

March 29, 2011

The Hot Springs Documentary Institute is hosting a free “open screening” for area filmmakers on Saturday April 2. (Suggested donation is $5.) Entries will be accepted from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the HSDFI offices, 821 Central Ave., Hot …

The Elephant in the Living Room opens in Little Rock this Friday

March 29, 2011

I’m watching it right now.

Season One of HBO’s Treme is the DVD of the Week

March 28, 2011

You know, someday when I get lots of time I’m going to pick up a set of complete The Wire episodes on DVD and work my way through them. See, I caught on to that series late, and watched only …

Crystal Fighters “Plage” (Abbey Road Debuts Recording) (free track)

March 28, 2011

Spanish emoters Crystal Fighters strip things back for a recording at London’s world famous Abbey Road Studios. Abbey Road celebrates its 80th birthday this year, and songs played on acoustic guitars about going to the beach at dawn with a …

The Ballad of David O. Dodd

March 27, 2011

Some friends of mine went to see Phillip McMath’s new play, The Hanging of David O. Dodd at the Weekend Theater last night. I didn’t make it, but I understand there’s a movie in the offing. Here’s something I’m working …

Etienne! screening at Ozark Foothill Filmfest

March 25, 2011

I don’t typically watch movies more than once, and when I do it’s hardly ever by choice. I’m simply not wired the way some people are, I don’t enjoy watching Caddyshack for the 20th time. I get a little restless …