Gram Parsons sits in an ornate chair beside a table with a large bouquet of flowers and what appears to be a wine bottle placed on top of it. The artist is wearing a blue shirt, white pants and is sitting with his leg crossed. The album’s title, “GP,” sits in the top right hand part of the image, with the artist’s name placed right about it.

A Word on Gram Parsons: The 20th Century’s Most Influential Musician (You’ve Probably Never Heard of) Part. 2

By Jake DromgooleMusic Journalist “We’ve all got wheels, to take ourselves away. We’ve got telephones to say what we can’t say.” During the spring semester of my junior year of college, a fellow classmate burned me a mix CD filled … Continue reading A Word on Gram Parsons: The 20th Century’s Most Influential Musician (You’ve Probably Never Heard of) Part. 2

Gram Parsons sits in an ornate chair beside a table with a large bouquet of flowers and what appears to be a wine bottle placed on top of it. The artist is wearing a blue shirt, white pants and is sitting with his leg crossed. The album’s title, “GP,” sits in the top right hand part of the image, with the artist’s name placed right about it.

A Word on Gram Parsons: The 20th Century’s Most Influential Musician (You’ve Probably Never Heard of) Part.1

By Jake DromgooleMusic Journalist In a café down in New Orleans, Louisiana, some 15 years ago, I sat with my family as we recuperated after a long day of sightseeing. Sometime after I ordered what would be first of many … Continue reading A Word on Gram Parsons: The 20th Century’s Most Influential Musician (You’ve Probably Never Heard of) Part.1

Artwork for Jimmy Eat World’s 1996 album, “Static Prevails”

Happiness is All the Rage: A Beginner Mixtape for the Emo Kid in All of Us

By Jake DromgooleMusic Journalist Valentine’s Day, next to Christmas, is definitely my favorite holiday. One of my favorite expressions of affection is the mixtape. Compiling a custom list of songs comprised of a variety of artist’s music to convey your … Continue reading Happiness is All the Rage: A Beginner Mixtape for the Emo Kid in All of Us