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October 2011

Strange Days

So Rick Perry, a very desperate candidate, went to see Donald Trump and decided to run that old, old gag known as “birtherism,” up the old Confederate flag pole again. It’s the primal scream of a dying candidate in the primeval swamp of the rotting corpse of the Republican party. …

JIMMY PETIT

Heads up, music lovers, the big Pickin’ For Petit show is Sunday night, early, starting at 3 PM, tickets only $20 for a really big shoe, as Ed Sullivan used to say. See the “Bottom Line” update for other details. Today’s update includes the silent auction list. As far as …

THE BOTTOM LINE

A couple of things to report: SUNDAY, SEPT. 23, Threadgill’s South. I’ll be the MC for PICKIN’ FOR PETIT, a benefit for Jimmy Petit, veteran Austin bass player. More on that later. See the poster, attend, send money, beam yourself in. I will also play a couple of songs. One …