IBTABA Nº 49 — The Chameleons Vox

I never ask. you know, when you walk into a record store and ask “what are you playing?” and then proceed to buy that record. (Just as it plays out in High Fidelity [link].) well, ok, there was this one time, when I walked into Tower Records (Mountain View) and the CD for Script of…

IBTABA Nº 45 — Bill Callahan ( Smog )

In Nº 42, I mentioned that there was a “Set List Incident”, which was an innocent grab… which came to a plot twist at this gig. the gig, as the one in Nº 42, was excellent, and seeing it at a smaller club was great. the Set Lists are not that interesting, though there is…

IBTABA Nº 42 — Bill Callahan ( Smog )

another memorable Bill Callahan gig… whereby the album and the concert are complementary, though not quite as large a gap as the previous tour concerts with Jim White. this time, a more minimal band,consisting of Neal Morgan and Matt Kinsey and quite impressive in their performance of Apocalypse and the flavor it gave to his…