Shop Class as Soulcraft

Reviewed by Jonas Lamb for the Juneau Empire Do you feel insulted by automatic faucets, throw-away electronics and high-end automobiles that have USB ports but no dipsticks? In Crawford's unique work, careful attention is given to the anatomy of frustration many of us share as we encounter technological advancements that claim to save our time … Continue reading Shop Class as Soulcraft

Americana at its finest

The storytelling of Patterson Hood, songwriter/frontman for The Drive-by Truckers is nothing less than an immaculate portrait of the sprawling, family, political drama of life in America.  "Uncle Phil & Aunt Phyllis In The Month After The Election" is complete with betrayal, transformation, pharmaceuticals and ass-biting dogs.  Hood's first solo album, Murdering Oscar is recently … Continue reading Americana at its finest