American Wrestlers at Northside Fest

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American Wrestlers Elvis Guesthouse – June 12 Northside Fest – June 14 New York I saw American Wrestlers twice when they were here in NYC. Once at the oddly named Elvis Guesthouse in the East Village, which despite the charming attempt to create a story around Elvis still being alive somewhere on the “hippie trail”… Continue reading American Wrestlers at Northside Fest

Review of new self-titled album from American Wrestlers

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Sometimes the simplest things are the hardest to achieve. Think of The Kinks. A song like “Waterloo Sunset”, the timeless Ray Davies classic, manages to be both easily memorable and emotionally complex all at once. Sometimes listening to a song is like a doorway to a different life. More than the sum of their parts,… Continue reading Review of new self-titled album from American Wrestlers

My interview with Gary McClure of the band American Wrestlers

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American Wrestlers. With a title like that, it’s hard to know what to expect. And for quite a while, when the songs were first released on the internet, there was no information as to how they came about or where they were from. Then the quality of the music began to attract attention, and eventually,… Continue reading My interview with Gary McClure of the band American Wrestlers