Basement Tapes Compilation To Prove Indie Music Alive And Well In May 2014

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Music, it turns out, is half creativity and half compulsory. That was a lesson mutually learned by Mike Indest, Matt Crosslin, and Steve Ruff. Indest, an independent musician based in New Orleans, hosted the podcast Basement Tapes which was in conjunction with Crosslin and Ruff’s magazine Down The Line (DTL). Again and again, members of…

Down The Line Collective Review

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Some how we seem to be getting press in Germany. Mike Indest noticed this review of the entire DTL Collective. For those that don’t read German or don’t use a modern browser like Chrome that will translate for you, we have the entire translation after the jump courtesy of Eddie Parrino: The American Down the Line Collective is…

Update on Issue Number Five

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The new issue of DTL is shaping up quite nicely, with a wide range of diversity.  If the last issue was all about Goth, then this next issue will be all over the map! So far, Steve has finished stories about Kissing Cousins, Bloodline Severed, Grizzly Owls, and Western Grace. He is also starting a…