45 years ago, in 1971: Bluegrass festivals really aren’t that different now. A lot of these old-timers are just passing now. Charlie Waller. Jimmy Martin. Ralph Stanley.
I also like the “i give up” characters in Alpha Mack:
It’s published on A Book Apart and available here. I wrote a bit about it here. That’s good enough to make the timeline, I figure.
Do you have any drugs? I can’t buy drugs anymore because I’m like 100 and look like a cop. You probably have hip friends (do people still say ~hip~??) and can get all the good stuff. See I just said “good stuff” like a one hundred years old person. But seriously I bet you can […]