In January, Patrick was digging new music by Vampire Weekend and Hank Wood & the Hammerheads. Plus, a Bobbie Gentry cover by Mercury Rev with Lucinda Williams.
It’s celebrity Perfect Pop time. Lee Bains III makes his choice: a 1992 chorus-less story song by Lucinda Williams.
Covers Week concludes with rockin’ versions of tunes that were originally less-than-rockin’.
We conclude our interview with roots rocker Chuck Prophet. He talks about his time in the pioneering alt-country band Green On Red.