Archive for Category: "Gonzo Country"

Scott Biram’s Buffalo Buzzsaw

Scott Biram’s Buffalo Buzzsaw

By Mark Lennon Scott Biram took his self proclaimed ‘Dirty Old One Man Band’ to Buffalo’s Town Ballroom this past weekend. The ballroom is a classic venue which offers three levels of viewing, whether you want to watch from above or up close and personal, there wasn’t a bad spot in the house. Tearing through […]

TJ Artist Profile: NOCONA

TJ Artist Profile: NOCONA

TJ Artist Profile: NOCONA HOME: Venice, CA PROFESSION: Song Slinger and Guitar Fighter at NOCONA HOBBIES: Astronomy, Particle Physics and Salsa making LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: Ronnie Self, Mr Frantic, Norton Records LAST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Getting to open for Roky Erickson and The Hounds of The Baskervilles in Austin last year was a big deal for us. His music has been more […]

TJ ARTIST PROFILE: 

Rose’s Pawn Shop

TJ ARTIST PROFILE: 

Rose’s Pawn Shop

TJ ARTIST PROFILE: 

Rose’s Pawn Shop HOME:
 Paul and Stephen live in beautiful Downtown Los Angeles, Christian lives in North Hollywood, John lives in Huntington Beach and Tim lives in Temple City. PROFESSION: 

Musicians. Duh. But amongst our group in addition to our main job as touring musicians and performers we have a 1 Tall Ship […]

TJ Profiles: Sam Outlaw

TJ Profiles: Sam Outlaw

TJ PROFILES: SAM OUTLAW HOME: Los Angeles, CA PROFESSION: Country Singer/Songwriter HOBBIES: Wrangler Jeans model LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds in Country Music LAST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Played ‘Stagecoach Festival’ in Los Angeles and ‘Music City Roots’ in Nashville QUOTE: “Breakfast is the most important whiskey of the day.” – Sam Outlaw CRAZIEST ROAD […]

TJ Profiles: The Record Company

TJ Profiles: The Record Company

TJ PROFILES: THE RECORD COMPANY (Chris Vos – Voice, guitar, harmonica) HOME: Los Angeles PROFESSION: Musician and rescuer of stray animals HOBBIES: History and science… anything that would have gotten me beat up in high school LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: The Cramps Songs the Lord Taught Us LAST ACCOMPLISHMENT: We supported BB King and Buddy Guy […]

Turnstyled Junkpiled Profiles: The Far West

Turnstyled Junkpiled Profiles: The Far West

Turnstyled Junkpiled Profiles: The Far West HOME: Los Angeles, CA PROFESSION: Movers of Musical Equipment. HOBBIES: Stargazing, Muckraking, Collecting Lampshades. LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: Robert: I just got Uncle Tupelo’s Anthology, great to hear those songs again. Lee: JJ Cale Naturally. LAST ACCOMPLISHMENT: As we write this it’s been a good few months for us; we’ve had some […]

Turnstyled Junkpiled Profiles: Ted Russell Kamp

Turnstyled Junkpiled Profiles: Ted Russell Kamp

Ted Russell Kamp HOME: Los Angeles PROFESSION: Musician. I go between touring to promote my own music – sometimes traveling solo and sometimes hiring bands to back me up, playing bass with other artists, songwriting in Nashville and L.A. and producing records. HOBBIES: Reading. Playing with my 5 year old son. LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: Val […]

Willie 80 TJ Video Tribute

Willie 80 TJ Video Tribute

  Turnstyled Junkpiled pays tribute to Willie Nelson in honor of his 80th Birthday. The SouthernTier – Good Hearted Woman /  Mike and The Moonpies – Shotgun Willie /  The Far West – What a Way To Live / Rod Melancon – I’ve Just Destroyed The World I’m Living In / Jason Heath – 7 […]

Profiles: Ben Reddell

Profiles: Ben Reddell

  TURNSTYLED JUNKPILED’S PROFILES BEN REDDELL HOME: Los Angeles PROFESSION: Muffin man and Musician HOBBIES: I collect LOUIS L’AMOUR books LAST ALBUM PURCHASED: CHRIS SMITHER “LEAVE THE LIGHT ON” LAST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Just finished my first solo record,”THE BIG DANG DEAL”.  Available here. QUOTE: “If you’re in trouble, or hurt or need – go to the […]

Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Backstage LA

Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Backstage LA

LA Country Underground Show at The Mint LA, Wednesday March 13, 2013. With – Michael and The Lonesome Playboys, The Far West, The SouthernTier & David Serby All photos by TJ unless otherwise noted. The Far West’s Aaron Bakker and Lee Briante The Far West onstage The Far West’s Robert Black On stage The Far […]

Giveaway: Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Gonzo Country at The Mint

Giveaway: Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Gonzo Country at The Mint

Gonzo Country at The Mint Giveaway: Turnstyled Junkpiled has the hook up for two (2) tickets (one pair)  to see The Far West, Brett Detar, Mark Lennon & The Southern Tier and The Dustbowl Revival at Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Gonzo Country at The Mint, Friday February 15 at The Mint in Los Angeles (8pm) plus a […]

The Making of: Patrolled By Radar’s “Hate Talkin” Video

The Making of: Patrolled By Radar’s “Hate Talkin” Video

Patrolled By Radar get their Honky Tonk on at The Cinema Bar, LA’s home for Americana/Country Music for their new video, “Hate Talkin’.” Patrolled By Radar “Hate Talkin” Q&A with Patrolled By Radar’s Jay Souza (Vocals, Guitar, Blues Harp) Song Meaning: This song was written to speak to those ignorant, humorless, self-absorbed, petty individuals that […]