All of Fuzz Steilacoom’sbest qualities are revealed in “Alabama Movies” and “A Little Late,” the opening and closing tracks of the Oklahoma City duo’s third full-length. The relationship between them unveils the worst.
Café Plaid co-owner and Norman songwriter Farrel Droke took honorable
mention with “Hard Times” in the 2011 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival
Songwriting Competition. You can hear the track here. I wonder if he books himself at his café. I totally would.
Local songwriter JD Smith is raising money for Piedmont’s Hamil family, who lost two sons in the May 24 tornado. The country song “Close to Home” is available on iTunes.
And because new Gazette website editor Matt Carney doesn’t agree with me that Cobra Starship is awesome, this might be your last chance to ever hear about the band on this blog. Here’s a new (and, admittedly, kinda skanky) video for yr summer jam “You Make Me Feel.”
At least it’s not as skeezy as this video, which sullies an also-great summer jam by Swedish pop sensation (because rarely do those phrases get separated).