3 More Fleetwood Mac Songs Not By Fleetwood Mac

A few days ago Rolling Stone published a list of “The 16 Best Fleetwood Mac Songs (Not By Fleetwood Mac)”.  Here’s three more that come to mind: “Ravenous”, by Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers A darker, moodier side of one of the best country rock bands around these days. Evocations of Stevie Nicks’ Mac songs…

Roundup of Recent (W)riting

I was in Florida last week and was lucky to catch Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers at the historic Capitol Theater in Clearwater.  My review of the show is up at No Depression. Also, while I was “standing on the beach”, Jackson Browne was about to put a new album out called “Standing in the…

Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers: “Another Rolling Stone”

“Another Rolling Stone”, the new summer single from rocking country soul mavericks Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers, comes barreling out of a mid-1970’s California canyon lost in time, steeped in vintage Linda Ronstadt and gritty, warm, (Rolling) Stonesian rumble. With the summer spread out like a highway in the sun, the song eases into the…