IN THIS ISSUE OF COSMIK DEBRIS: We proudly bring you
Train" Hancock, The Chicken Hawks, poet and
author Bud Osborn, Carlos Santana in concert, and John Sekerka's club report
Plus David Walley's political ponderings, Rusty Pipes' philosophical
Kenny Love's solid advice for indie label types, Gary Pig Gold's look at The
and an enormous stack of reviews of CDs and other things.
Welcome to a new episode of
Cosmik Radio. We have an
hour of genre whiplash sure to
hold your interest and introduce
you to plenty of music you might
never have heard otherwise. You
just need a RealAudio
Player to listen.
If you don't have one, go pick
one up. Cosmik Radio is just
the kind of Net-Only audio that radio
station program directors don't
want you getting hooked on. So go
WAYNE "THE TRAIN" HANCOCK -
Our second visit with the real deal, the man who has been described as a living,
middle finger pointed in the direction of Nashville. This time around, Wayne
thoughts on his latest release. Read it AND hear it in Real Audio. Interview
by DJ Johnson.
THE CHICKEN HAWKS -
An interview with Peter Phillips, guitarist and spokesman for Sioux City, Iowa's
hottest and most outrageous rawk n roll band. Interview by DJ Johnson.
BUD OSBORN -
7 years after kicking smack, poet and author Bud Osborn is the voice of the
homeless and abandoned on Vancouver, Canada's east side. Article by John
CARLOS SANTANA LIVE -
Steve Marshall brings us a play by play of a recent Santana show in St. Louis.
THE SEKERKA REPORT -
John Sekerka gives you the skinny on several shows that have blown through
Ottawa of late.
CD & RECORD REVIEWS - Another huge stack
of releases get the Cosmik once-over.
EVERYTHING ELSE IN REVIEW - Where the rest
of it lands.
KENNY LOVE'S PERSPECTIVE -
Kenny shares some e-mail.
CLOSET PHILOSOPHY with Rusty Pipes -
A highway, a van, and opposing viewpoints.
WALLEY@WITZEND - By David G. Walley:
David turns his attention to the political arena.
PIGSHIT - By Gary Pig Gold:
Heard The Shaggs yet? Gary says ya better.
Did you miss an issue? We now have many of our
issues online, including sound clips and
extras. Check out interviews with The Witches, Electric Frankenstein, the
Vampire Beach Babes, Jeff Berlin,
Curve, Michael Shermer, Steel Pulse, Transglobal Underground, Mark Helm, The
Southern Rock All-Stars, Ottmar Liebert, Jason Noble of Shipping News, Phil
Vassar, Joel Dorn, Mark Cline of Love Tractor, Texas Terri (of Texas Terri & The
Stiff Ones), Mike Keneally, Chris Shinn of Unified Theory, Alley of Wise Monkey
Orchestra, Mario Escovedo of The Dragons, The Clarks, Big Ass Truck, Richard
Cheese, Paul Krassner, Tony Iommi, Ron Dante... and too many more to list!!
In our pages you may have seen mention of the plush offices we enjoy in the
Well guess what! They've been condemned! Both of 'em. Well, to be honest, we
one for stacking the reclyclables, so we aren't too freaked out about that one,
other tower, well, that was our home! It's coming down, down, down, and there's
we can do about it. So we've purchased new digs and the moving trucks came and
away. With the help of a phone company that is nothing if not a monopoly, we
take November off to unpack while we waited 3 weeks to have our lines installed.
nobody thought we'd gone out of business, because we're alive and well and here
interesting issue featuring Wayne "The Train" Hancock, The Chicken Hawks, Bud
more. Thanks for being patient and not forgetting about us in the meantime.