Monthly Archives: July 2011

Sad, Sad Songs in Your Crazy Grandpa’s Basement

Camped out in a vinyl booth somewhere between alt-country and that moment in the seventies when country crossed over into pop, saving all our quarters for the saddest songs on the diner jukebox. On Friday, August 5th RED SAMMY will … Continue reading

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Rock n’ Roll Friday and Saturday Night!

Friday, July 22nd @ WINDUP SPACE (Baltimore, MD) 9:00 PM Red Sammy w/ Sal Bando (Surf/Punk Rock) and Soon Clyde (Indie Folk/Experimental) Saturday, July 23rd @ ELECTRIC MAID (Takoma Park, MD) Doors: 7:30 PM, Show: 8:00 PM Red Sammy w/ … Continue reading

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Interview on WYPR (Baltimore’s NPR News Station)

Last week, John Decker and I visited with Aaron Henkin (Host of WYPR’s The Signal) to discuss fate, fortune, and Decker’s resonator guitar. Synopsis: Decker once accepted a guitar as payment for some work he did on a house. It … Continue reading

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Meet Chesapeake John Decker

I met 61 year old, Baltimore-native, John Decker, (his friends refer to him as simply “Decker”) 3 or so years ago through a circle of musicians in Baltimore. His introduction to Red Sammy happened back in late 2009 when he … Continue reading

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