We came. We saw. We made out.

Already 2009 has been busy. Our first gig of the year was at Ashkenaz in Berkeley. This was our triumphant return to this venue and boy did we make sure that people got a taste of what they had been missing. Tara Linda organized “Wild Accordion Women” (co-produced with Down…

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Feeling Golden

RadioIndy has reviewed “Skull & Magpies” and given us a “Gold Artist” award. Gotta love it. Here ’tis: RadioIndy Reviews: Journey through the deep blue seas as you listen to “Skull & Magpies,” a recently released album by The Mad Maggies. This album has a wonderful assortment of musical genres…

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The Magnetic Fields

When I was a young man and lived in Boston, I played in a band called The Zinnias, later reconfigured as Buffalo Rome and finally as The Magnetic Fields.  I played on the first Magetic Fields album, The Wayward Bus, way back in 1991.  Since then they have become somewhat…

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