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NO MORE JOHNNY NITRO?  WHAT?!

NO MORE JOHNNY NITRO? WHAT?!

Jose Segue February 20, 2011 0

What?! is the reaction of those who knew him upon hearing that San Francisco bluesman (not the WWF action figure) Johnny Nitro passed away suddenly on February 19th.  He’d played his regular Friday show

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BLUE DIAMOND FILLUPS CD UPDATES THE PAST

BLUE DIAMOND FILLUPS CD UPDATES THE PAST

Jose Segue February 16, 2011 0

For Blue Diamond Fillups guitarist Jonnie Zaentz, the band’s mission is simple: play covers and rock.  This seems like a well-travelled road, yet JZ keeps it fresh by applying talents that many would like

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KUSF, Bluegrass Festival, New CDs, Vinyl Junkies & New Venues

KUSF, Bluegrass Festival, New CDs, Vinyl Junkies & New Venues

Jose Segue February 3, 2011 3

The secret sale of KUSF, the SFBOT festival, new releases from S.F. Bay Area twangers, vinyl junkies sharing their love, and two new twang venues are in the latest Hicks with Sticks News. KUSF

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A TWANGING REVIEW OF 2010

A TWANGING REVIEW OF 2010

Jose Segue January 6, 2011 1

Kicking off our 2010 review, Hicks with Sticks along with Larry Carlin (Keystone Station) and Peter Thompson (Bluegrass Signal on KALW) made this list of, count ’em, 43 CD releases by bands of one

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