Saturday News Roundup #182
- If you follow our Upcoming Releases column, this might not exactly be news, but Daywind has officially announced the signing of The Browders. Their debut Daywind release, Time Machine, comes out August 6th.
- Charlotte Mull, co-owner of Knoxville, TN’s WJBZ-FM, passed away this week. She was the daughter of noted promoters J. Bazzel Mull and Elizabeth “Lady” Mull.
- Tracy Stuffle Stroke Recovery update: He is now able to whisper Libbi’s and Jared’s names. On Thursday, he was able to stand four times. He had a test to determine his ability to eat without a feeding tube; he showed good progress, but not enough for the tube to be removed yet.
Apropos of Thursday’s Statesmen/Blackwood Brothers discussion, here’s a video of the Statesmen’s golden Denver Crumpler era:
For those of us whose only exposure to this era has been dusty LPs and the occasional YouTube video, it’s a fun humanizing moment to see Big Chief crack up at about the 1:20 mark and miss a line or two!
It’s open thread Saturday—you decide!