The Dead Weather – Live At The Mayan, Los Angeles

The Third Man Records Vault is one of my guilty pleasures.  I pay them $60 every three months and I get limited edition packages of Third Man Records artists four times a year.  That means I get a lot of Jack White stuff and I can live with that.   Live at the Mayan, Los…

Willie Nelson – Always On My Mind

I absolutely love discovering old albums.  I especially love discovering old albums that I thought I knew. I bet that you, like me, have flipped past this record a hundred times in the past six months.  Each time I see it I have the same thought “meh, it is just more Willie Nelson.” Well, stop…

Hanni El Khatib – Savage Times 

One of the first albums that I wrote about on this blog was Moonlight by Hanni El Khatib and what I said then still rings true:  Do you like the sound of the White Stripes, Black Keys, and Royal Blood, but wish there was a more obscure artist so you could impress your music snob friends?…