Ricky Flake

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    Americana and British collections

    Readers looking for something to do may want to attend one of Jimbo Mathus' shows at The Shed in Ocean Springs tonight or Saturday night. This week's column features reviews of recordings from Carlene Carter, Christian Lopez Band and an essential collection from The Kinks.


    SOUND CHECK: Different strokes for all you folks

    Jimbo Mathus, whose February album is reviewed below, will be performing at The Shed in Ocean Springs on Oct. 24-25. A live CD by Status Quo's classic lineup, a sarcastic DVD about music-business evils and a 2004 double DVD from Yes wraps things up for the week.


    New, independent and continuing

    This week's column presents three recordings from independent singer/songwriters and a DVD that continues the story of Frank Zappa's career into the early 1970s. Enjoy!


    2 Hendrix albums and 2 DVDs

    This week, we're kicking off with my thoughts about two Hendrix albums that haven't been around lately. After that, two different DVD packages are reviewed.