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HWS CD Reviews of (mostly) Bay Area bands.



SADDLE CATS HONOR CALIFORNIA’S WESTERN SWING PAST

SADDLE CATS HONOR CALIFORNIA’S WESTERN SWING PAST

Jose Segue August 24, 2009 0

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COUNTRY CASANOVAS IN IT FOR THE FUN

COUNTRY CASANOVAS IN IT FOR THE FUN

Jose Segue July 31, 2009 0

’60s country covers are the mainstay of the Country Casanovas repertoire, and what other reason but fun can there be for playing songs like “Honky Tonk Man,”  “Heartaches by the Number,” “Pick Me Up

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MISISIPI RIDER KEEPS IT REAL

MISISIPI RIDER KEEPS IT REAL

Jose Segue July 15, 2009 0

The phrase “keeping it real,” however shopworn, is still an apt description for Misisipi Rider’s debut CD since its songs come from direct experience and the tracks were recorded live in the studio

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ROYAL DEUCES HAVE THEIR BABY

ROYAL DEUCES HAVE THEIR BABY

Jose Segue May 19, 2009 0

There's more than enough rockabilly to satisfy the Greasers and Betties, and there are enough change-ups to keep everybody's toes tapping

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