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Relax with Under The Big Oak Tree’s Local Honey

Under the Big Oak Tree might be a long band name, but it fits. The St. Joseph bluegrass group’s second album, “Local Honey,” sounds like the Ozarks in album form. The standard bluegrass elements are there. Mandolin, guitar, fiddle, double bass, autoharp, etc. The harmonies are tight, the vocals smooth and, well, dripping with honey. […]

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Halloween Concerts Part IV: Cowgirl’s Train Set, Sugar Britches, Arthur and the Neanderthals

This is the last post I’ll make highlighting some of the many concerts going on this Halloween. From indie pop to classic rock to doom metal and everything in between, there will be no shortage of great live music to dance to this Saturday. Joining the many great concerts, The Bottleneck is curating one hell […]

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Record Store Day Preview: Part 1

April 18th is Record Store Day. The exclusive albums, the performances, and the vibe of the whole day make the cruelest month seem a little less so. For these 24hrs, vinyl-philes come together to acknowledge that while there are as many genres as there are people in the world (and some of them aren’t for […]