Here’s director Tyler Russell’s full interview with Col. Bruce Hampton, who plays Dicky St. Jon in “Here Comes Rusty,” a new theatrical release that follows the antics after a sinister bet between two foes sends Dicky St. Jon into action to save failing Magnolia Greyhound Park.
Aquarium Rescue Unit wrapped up a national tour at New York’s Brooklyn Bowl Sunday. The outing marked the first time that classic members Col. Bruce Hampton (vocals, guitar), Jimmy Herring (guitar), Oteil Burbridge (bass) and Jeff Sipe (drums) have toured since 2007 and the band’s most extensive run of shows with Hampton in almost 20 years. (more…)
The original lineup of Aquarium Rescue Unit will always have a special place in my heart. They were one of the main bands (along with Phish & Widespread Panic) that forced me to become a lifelong diehard fan of “jambands”. In 1992 I was a DJ at a big rock station. (more…)