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Shurman Finds Inspiration in Unusual Suspects

Shurman Finds Inspiration in Unusual Suspects

“Tomorrow is New Years Day” by Shurman   Shurman Finds Inspiration in Unusual Suspects A Turnstyled Junkpiled Interview By Gerry Gomez, Staff Writer When the Sin City’s Sweethearts of the Rodeo series used to house […]

The Making of: The Far West “Bitter, Drunk and Cold”

The Making of: The Far West “Bitter, Drunk and Cold”

The Far West go vintage for their new video, “Bitter, Drunk & Cold.” Find out how they drew inspiration from George Jones and brought back  Nudie suits to LA with this TJ exclusive, behind the […]

Review: I See Hawks in L.A. “New Kind of Lonely”

Review: I See Hawks in L.A. “New Kind of Lonely”

                                                                  “Spirit of Death” by I See Hawks in L.A.  I See Hawks In L.A. New Kind of Lonely By Gerry Gomez, Staff Writer   Los Angeles’ reigning kings of Cosmic American Canyon Country Rock […]

The O’s: Life is a Nonstop Walk in the Park

The O’s: Life is a Nonstop Walk in the Park

  The O’s: Life is a Nonstop Walk in the Park A Turnstyled Junkpiled Interview by Gerry Gomez, Staff Writer On a typical day back home in Dallas, friends and band-mates, John Pedigo and Taylor […]

Review: Gene Watson “Best of the Best”

Review: Gene Watson “Best of the Best”

Gene Watson Best of the Best: 25 Greatest Hits (Fourteen Carat Music) Gene Watson may not be a songwriter, but he sure can tell a story. One of Country music’s premier vocalists, Best of the […]

Turnstyled, Junkpiled’s Los Angeles Americana Music Awards

Turnstyled, Junkpiled’s Los Angeles Americana Music Awards

Los Angeles hosted the Grammy Awards last night. Between miscategorizations, Linda Chorney’s Nomination and Steve Earle’s loss, Turnstyled Junkpiled has decided to give out our own awards from The Sin City with the Los Angeles […]

Review: Scott H. Biram “Bad Ingredients”

Review: Scott H. Biram “Bad Ingredients”

  Scott H. Biram: Bad Ingredients By John G. Larson, Contributing Writer Get ready for a frenetic adventure of highly original tunes as Scott H. Biram soars on Bad Ingredients, his seventh full length album […]

Austin’s Legends: Guy Clark

Austin’s Legends: Guy Clark

Tales from the Legendary Founder of The Groundling Theatre Austin’s Legends: Guy Clark Guy Clark & Stuff That Works by Gary Austin, Contributing Writer Several years back I was enjoying a Guy Clark show at […]

Guy Clark & His Craft: The Turnstyled Junkpiled Interview

Guy Clark & His Craft: The Turnstyled Junkpiled Interview

By Courtney S. Lennon, Editor Guy Clark is a writer’s writer. He puts the work in. But somehow it always seems effortless. And that’s what’s so great about him. With that trademark Texas twang and slow, […]

Don’t Let the Sunshine Fool Ya: The Sin City Sings the Songs of Guy Clark

Don’t Let the Sunshine Fool Ya: The Sin City Sings the Songs of Guy Clark

Don’t Let the Sunshine Fool Ya: Guy Clark left LA decades ago, but he is still a tremendous influence on the LA music scene. As part of Turnstyled Junkpiled’s Guy Clark Week, some of LA’s […]

Review: This One’s For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark

Review: This One’s For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark

  This One’s For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark Various Artists There’s a reason Guy Clark felt confident in staying out of this one. When it comes to tribute albums, Tamara Saviano knows what […]

Wilco Get Raunchy @ The Hollywood Palladium, LA 1/24/12

Wilco Get Raunchy @ The Hollywood Palladium, LA 1/24/12

Wilco Get Raunchy Review of Jan 24 Hollywood Palladium Show By Gerry Gomez, Staff Writer Wilco front-man, Jeff Tweedy asked three or four times how everyone was doing and tried inciting the Palladium crowd on […]