Category Archives: Three-Mile Spiral

Hotshot’s Boy Done Grow’d Up: The Panderers, "Hotshot’s Boy" EP

You can hear the roots buried firmly in this coal-miner/tobacco farmer’s son as Scott Wynn and the Panderers hit you fast and strong with the five songs that comprise Hotshot’s Boy. The liner notes explain that Wynn’s “one-eyed, 8th-grade educated” … Continue reading

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New on DVD: The Synesthetic Madness of The Process

“We’ve been possessed by this otherworldly soul that this band has. It pulls us along. It’s got a spirit of its own; beyond us.” –Dave Asher, discussing his band, The Process, during a 2001 radio interview by Marc Beaudin (CAGE … Continue reading

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The History & Appreciation of Classical Music

First there was Bach. Then came Mozart. And later, there was Beethoven. And a bunch of other guys were thrown in among them. Brahms and Paganini, most notably. In all of western music, only jazz comes anywhere close to classical’s … Continue reading

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