If you're not sure that country music is cool, then Hayes Carll has a sound thay may convince you.
Alvin Youngblood Hart wrapped his hand around the neck of his guitar as though there wasn't a better thing to hold on to. He played the blues, and that's all there was to it.
Monday night at the Firebird was full of deja vu, with bands performing that I had either seen many times before or could have sworn I had.
The Nevermores were the first of three opening bands and were very vocal about how much they appreciated the early birds.
As of 8 p.m. last night at Off Broadway there were only a few bodies scattered in the chairs as Joe Kile drifted to the stage. It was a quiet night and Kile's stories echoed just above the click of boot heels and the occasional whisper from the crowd.
In addition to band names starting with S, husband-and-wife collaborations were the name of the game at Off Broadway Saturday night.