It’s Doctor Week On Hollandude.Com!

Dr. John and Dr. Lonnie Smith are two of the coolest two people I’ve ever met in my life:

100 Proof Old 97′s

As their latest album – Most Messed Up – is my favorite disc of 20014, I got a boot out of having a powwow with the fellas and seeing The Old 97′s bring those songs to Lincoln Center Out of Doors.

Tori Amos Talks About The Big 5-0

Fifty is a big hump even for someone as beautiful and talented as Tori Amos who responded with a brilliant album and solo tour…

Kenny Garrett Masterful in Montreal

Kenny Garrett spoke about his band and his heroes and took no prisoners onstage at the Montreal Jazz Festival.

Mary Sarah Drops By NY1

To say that Mary Sarah’s career is off to a great start is a huge understatement…

Here are two full songs: Fightin’ Side of Me (Merle Haggard cover) and an original called Thinkin’ Bout Last Night…

Alex Gibney Talks Fela

Fela Kuti was a tremendous musical and political force. Finding Fela is the new documentary from Alex Gibney about him…

Teenage Fanclub & Saint Rich Treat NYC To a Free Pier 84 Show

Teenage Fanclub still sound great 25 years after they got together near Glasgow. Saint Rich
– with roots in Sussex County NJ – supported admirably…

Matthew Sweet’s City Winery Show A Sort Of Homecoming

Matthew Sweet, played Friday at City Winery and shared how he hooked up with Robert Quine and Richard Lloyd – who helped Matthew make some absolutely essential power pop – while living in NYC.

John Hiatt Soars At Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival

John Hiatt spoke about the blues & his new album Terms of My Surrender and then got down to business on a beautiful night between the sea and financial district skyscrapers…

Dinosaur Jr Kill It At 4 Knots Festival

The original power trio of Dinosaur JrJ Mascis, Lou Barlow and Murph has been together almost twice as long post-reunion as the first time around. They spoke about both eras and looked to the future before turning in a wicked set at South Street Seaport…