Browsing articles tagged with " Century Media"
Apr
20

Bob Wayne Talks “Back To The Camper”

April 20, 2014 - By Trigger  //  Reviews  //  14 Comments

On Monday (4-21), The Outlaw Carnie Bob Wayne will be releasing his latest album called Back To The Camper. It will be his first independent release in the United States after releasing two album with the heavy metal label Century Media. Before a show at Austin, TX’s White Horse honky tonk, I sat down with Bob to talk Back To The Camper and catch up with his other doings.

Dec
14

Album Review – Joe Buck’s “Who Dat?”

December 14, 2012 - By Trigger  //  Reviews  //  32 Comments

Well I can tell you this. No matter what you were expecting from this album, you’re probably going to be surprised. Who Dat is a completely different direction for Joe Buck, while still being exactly what he’s always done. That’s the root genius of it. Yes, without question this album is a lot more tame, but what this approach does is bring out the roar of quiet anger.

Aug
28

Like Him or Not, Bob Wayne Has Arrived

August 28, 2012 - By Trigger  //  Random Notes  //  64 Comments

I bet when you saw Bob Wayne’s name in the title of this article, you had some sort of immediate emotional reaction, didn’t you? You either thought, “That foul mouthed punk, I can’t even stand to see his ugly face,” and you blame him for perpetuating a perversion of country music. Or you said “Hell yeah.” Like him or not, Bob Wayne has arrived. One way you can tell this is by the polarization that precedes his name.

Jan
23

American Idol Courts Roots Fans w/ Jason “Wolf” Hamlin

January 23, 2012 - By Trigger  //  Random Notes  //  81 Comments

American Idol introduced Jason “Wolf” Hamlin as one of this year’s contestants on the episode that aired Sunday night. If you reacted positively to seeing Jason “Wolf” Hamlin on American Idol and said “Well hell, I kind of like this guy. I may actually watch this stupid show this year!” just understand that is exactly what the folks in Hollywood wanted you to say.

Jan
13

Album Review – Joe Buck’s Piss & Vinegar

January 13, 2011 - By Trigger  //  Reviews  //  39 Comments

The uniqueness of Joe Buck is that never has such unchecked anger and vulgarity been accompanied by such Stoic wisdom, coming from the most mild mannered person you’d ever meet. Pissed-offedness is rarely hand in hand with introspection, self-repudiation, and a calm clairvoyance for the impending follies of man. But Joe Buck possesses them all, and at the heart is an outrage over the South’s decaying culture built into a wise, steadfast rage.

Jan
6

January 2011 BIG Month For New Releases

January 6, 2011 - By Trigger  //  News  //  64 Comments

As much as we’ve been ballyhooing what a big year 2010 was for great music from independent and up-and-coming artists we love to champion around here, January 2011 might be a bigger month than any one 2010 can boast about. And it is especially big for the female artists, and artists taking a step up from burning CD’s out of the back of their car to more legitimate and professional releases.

Nov
15

Interview w/ Bob Wayne The Outlaw Carnie

November 15, 2010 - By Trigger  //  Random Notes  //  23 Comments

A couple of weeks ago, I caught up with Bob Wayne before his gig at Austin’s Hole in the Wall to discuss a few things, including the slight delay in the release of his new album Outlaw Carnie and his relationship with the traditionally heavy metal label Century Media, as well as the new band lineup, and how he lets Andy Gibson beat him at video games.

Sep
26

Joe Buck Key To Downtown Nashville Revitalization

September 26, 2010 - By Trigger  //  Random Notes  //  29 Comments

When I went to see Joe Buck a couple of weeks ago in Denton, TX, he was billed as “Hank III’s Bass Player.” Yeah, I know; people need a context to understand why a name on a calendar is something to pay attention to, but Joe Buck is so much more. To people who know his music, there is no peer to the amount of energy and passion he brings, and his songwriting reveals great wisdom once you get past the rawness of the presentation.

Aug
9

Bob Wayne’s Big Push & Century Media

August 9, 2010 - By Trigger  //  News  //  4 Comments

Last October, I stepped onto Joe Buck’s legendary motorhome for an interview, and during our conversation he dropped the bomb that he’d signed to Century Media and […]

Jul
30

New Dates & New Downloads (Get Some!)

July 30, 2010 - By Trigger  //  News  //  17 Comments

Alright so recently we’ve had a ton of new concert dates released, as well as albums that people have been wondering when they will go digital, go […]

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