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My Bluegrass Heaven


Comedic icon Steve Martin is set to play a concert at Balboa Theater.



Vic Chesnutt Talks Life, Death, and ‘At The Cut’ on NPR (MP3)


Vic Chesnutt - At the Cut

At age eighteen, Vic Chesnutt went from a reckless young man to a wheelchair-bound quadriplegic. All of his close family died off by the time he hit 25. He’s struggled with substance abuse. He owes $50,000 in medical bills. And yesterday, the 45-year old songwriter confessed to NPR’s Terry Gross (stream) that he’s tried—unsuccessfully—to kill himself at least four times.



NPR Streaming Horrible New Avett Brothers Album


The Avett Brothers

Listening to the Avett album’s so-called “music” will leave you with bloody ears, hairy palms, and a brutal case of IBS…