October 23: Happy 58th birthday Dwight Yoakam

The primary purpose in [performing] is to receive that pure inspiration that I derived from it when I was a kid the first time I saw one of those guitar slingers on television cock his leg and throw that guitar down and start doing a song and became completely infatuated with that and the moment that I was able to …

October 10: John Prine was born in 1946 Happy Birthday

“Jesus was a good guy, he didn’t need this shit.” ― John Prine “And you may see me tonight with an illegal smile. It don’t cost very much, but it lasts a long while. Won’t you please tell the man I didn’t kill anyone. No, I’m just tryin’ to have me some fun.” ― John Prine From Wikipedia: Born October 10, …

October 2: Gillian Welch is 47 Happy Birthday

“Each person comes to have this musical experience, this moment with us, where they get to sink into our world for a little while. It’s this very unhurried world. It’s fairly quiet, it’s contemplative, but it can be quite panoramic. I think people think interesting thoughts at our shows, and they go rather deeply into some personal experience of their …

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