Dixie Dregs

Dixie Dregs Answer the Question: “What If?” Atlanta (by way of Augusta and Miami) band the Dixie Dregs were among the most boundary-pushing acts of the 1970s. Deftly blending styles from hard rock to jazz-fusion to country, the instrumental quintet released an impressive string of albums on Macon-based Capricorn Records. In later years, the band… Continue reading Dixie Dregs

Video Premiere: Metal McDonald “It Keeps You Running (To The Hills)”

In a metropolis whose music scene is waterlogged by tribute acts and cover bands, it’s refreshing to discover one whose gimmick is so absurd it’s borderline genius. As a bonus, Metal McDonald are genuinely hilarious, their silly concept proving sturdier than what once seemed like a one-off lark. The gimmick? Classic heavy metal songs performed… Continue reading Video Premiere: Metal McDonald “It Keeps You Running (To The Hills)”