Listening to “Eventually” brings up some sad painful memories.
Berkeley Place lists 10 Reasons Paul Westerberg is a Mother-F’in’ Genius (random apostrophization is not mine, i am not afraid to spell fuck).
Give it up for Jim Walsh whose All Over But the Shouting was nominated for a Minnesota Book Award. Yay!
Flea Market Blues has an mp3 of An Interview with Paul Westerberg a promo for Pleased to Meet Me.
Spinal Spirally recounts playing at a ‘Mats Tribute show in Seattle.
In The Morning News Laurie Lindeen writes about her love for LOVE 104, a local radio station (that does in fact rock the casbah).
For the Sake of the Song reviews All Over But the Shouting.
The Midnight Cafe recalls buying “14 Songs” on cassette.
So yeah, here’s some weirdness. I live in a little town called Shakopee which is about 25 minutes south of Minneapolis. I don’t call it a suburb. Anyway, so here is a blog on the Shakopee Valley News’ Web site talking about songwriters and lyrics. And it mentions Paul Westerberg, Tom Waits, and Soul Coughing. Sometimes I love this town.
I don’t know why but I kind of liked this rambly post about songwriting over at adamhillrocks.