Scott Zuppardo

specializing in subtle non-conformity since 1979, the original sanguine cynic, Cornelius Chapel Records partner, behind the scene Dexateen, firm believer in PMA...also muses for MAGNET Magazine, Ugly Things, Glide Magazine, and No Depression, founder of Sad Songs Keep the Devil Away...whatever that is? @ssktda

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Jay Farrar Talks Pedal Steel Guitar, Open Tunings, and Jerry Garcia | 5 May 2017 // 4:11 AM

Son Volt's Jay Farrar opens up about the impetus of the new album, another new record about a half a year out, and how Tom Brumley and Ralph Mooney are probably his favorites on the pedal steel guitar.


The Como Mamas: Move Upstairs | 19 May 2017 // 3:38 AM

Brooklyn, New York meets Como, Mississippi in this treasure of auditory bliss.

Black Lips: Satan's Graffiti or God's Art? | 3 May 2017 // 3:46 AM

New band members help resurrect a classic Black Lips sound. Rock 'n' roll is safe and sound for now.


Jason Molina's Mythological Palette, Warts and All | 14 Aug 2017 // 6:30 AM

Osmon lights the oil lamps on the process of Molina’s creative wonder, from toddling on the shores of Lake Erie to the indie folk pedestal he so deservedly sits upon today.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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