The Mobile Blues Club lives in a retrofitted truck trailer in a parking lot next to the Saint Pauli neighborhood in Hamburg. Our host Annah unlocked the door turned on a chain of outdoor christmas lights. Annah is a tall woman with an asymmetrical haircut, a very popular style in Olympia and perhaps Hamburg as [...]
This city does everything in two languages. It even has two names, Bruxelles for the French-speaking Walloons, and Bruselles for the Dutch-speaking Flemish. Most of the streets have two names as well. This fact, plus the tunnels that run under the city make navigation hell. Our first day we took a tunnel by mistake, and [...]
Some friends of Sleepingdog set up a show for us at their home near the coast. They’re house turned out to be more of a compound. 4 buildings by a river surrounded by trees and fields.
June Madrona manages itself and books most our own shows. This fellow asked me plan a tour last night. This is what I told him. 1.Create an Itinerary Going on tour is like playing chicken with my life. The biggest hurdle is a psychological one. I start by picking tour dates, its my way of [...]