Lather Scream Moment Cover ‘Pretty Vacant’ by The Sex Pistols

It’s always fun to buy a new guitar. The excitement of having a new instrument and the possibilities it gives you for creating new sounds. How are the sonics? How is the playability? The crew from Lather Scream Moment called and said they have a new guitar and wondered if they could check out theContinue reading “Lather Scream Moment Cover ‘Pretty Vacant’ by The Sex Pistols”

From The Vault 5 – ERP Covers The Gun Club’s ‘Ghost On The Highway’

If you’ve been following our blog for any length of time you’re probably aware of my love of The Gun Club. Their combination of punk, blues, rockabilly and old time traditional country music just hit a perfect spot for me. I don’t know that I really have one ‘favorite album of all time’, but TheContinue reading “From The Vault 5 – ERP Covers The Gun Club’s ‘Ghost On The Highway’”

From The Vault 4 – ERP Covers Social Distortion’s ‘Dear Lover’

As I was searching through files and demos of older songs for the ‘From The Vault’ series, I came across this version we did of Social Distortion’s ‘Dear Lover’. This song was from their fifth album ‘White Light, White Heat, White Trash’ which was released in 1996. Social Distortion has been around for quite aContinue reading “From The Vault 4 – ERP Covers Social Distortion’s ‘Dear Lover’”

Messin With The Music Part 17 – ‘Song 2’

‘Song 2’ was originally released in 1997 on Blur’s fifth album, titled ‘Blur’. There’s lots of interesting stories that go along with the song. At first it was just a slower acoustic piece Damon Albarn was messing around with and the now famous ‘woo-hoo’ was whistled. Their guitarist Graham Coxon suggested speeding it up andContinue reading “Messin With The Music Part 17 – ‘Song 2’”

Messin’ With The Music Part 16 – ‘Hash Pipe’

‘Hash Pipe’ was released in 2001 on Weezer’s third album titled ‘Weezer’ but usually referred to as ‘The Green Album’ (since they’ve used ‘Weezer’ as the title of several albums). I’ve always liked the straight forward, hit you on the head with a hammer nature of the main riff. When it came out I wasContinue reading “Messin’ With The Music Part 16 – ‘Hash Pipe’”