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Something Else! Interview: Nashville sessions drummer Lonnie Wilson

Something Else! Interview: Nashville sessions drummer Lonnie Wilson

“It’s funny how perceptive parents can be,” ace drummer Lonnie Wilson tells me. “When I was little, my mother was listening to me practice. I was running into the house, listening to a record, then practicing some more.” Musicians call that kind of near-evangelical practice “wood-shedding.” From these lonely, repetitive sessions, many a great musician has been born. Your CharlieRead More

Something Else! Interview: Country singer Andy Griggs

Something Else! Interview: Country singer Andy Griggs

So, you’re Andy Griggs, a sugar-sweet pop-country singer from West Monroe, La. And you’re standing in the lonely bull’s eye of center stage, guitar in hand. There are hundreds and hundreds of pairs of eyes looking back. “The adrenaline!” you say, whispering. “There’s a difference between 1,000 people and 15,000. There really is.” OK, so you’re nervous. But you singRead More

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