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Two Lonigan’s Epiphanies

Epiphany #1: There are some nights when Steve’s drums save me. When thinking tangles my feet and strangles my soul, when self doubt and all the infinite things that can go wrong leave me feeling lost and foolish, and a craven part … Continue reading

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Steve

“It’s not just making it loud; it’s making it sing.” What’s it like for you on stage? “It’s what I do. I’m whole when I’m playing. Whatever I do in the meantime to pay my bills doesn’t really count. The … Continue reading

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Clams With Good Sauce

Steve and Paul banter over the mics; Matt makes comments amid instrument changes and adjustments, and though Byrd chimes in occasionally, his real voice comes out of his hands, restlessly pressing the frets of his guitar, trying out a riff or sending something sweet and nameless drifting over the monitors. Continue reading

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Introduction: The Serendipitous Ankle Sprain

Shelle and I walk through the office to the warehouse in back. Paul McDaniel, wearing a green Hawaiian shirt, greets us with, “We’re listening to surf music because it’s summer.” Steve Mossholder steps out from behind the stairs that make … Continue reading

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