Posts tagged ‘Crooked Fingers’

September 23, 2020

This Day In Music History

It was on this day in 1949 that Bruce Springsteen was born (to run, presumably in the badlands). You don’t need us to tell you about The Boss. We love him, you love him, he’s great. Instead let us use this as an opportunity to share one of our favorite covers, Crooked Fingers doing a hell of a haunting job on the Springsteen classic “The River.”

June 1, 2010

New Funding Model For The Old Post-Punk – Crooked Fingers Use Kickstarter To Make New Album Happen

That headline is the worst play on a song title in history. Agreed.

Crooked Fingers are releasing Volume II of their covers series, Reservoir Songs thanks to the strong support of fans.  Eric Bachman and crew set up a Kickstarter page to take donations/pre-orders of a variety of levels.  While definitely not the first group to use this new approach of raising funds to record, they are definitely one of the most well established we’ve heard of doing it.

More info below.

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