Another Balch photo streeeeched.

Iguana Jim & Limbo Lisa's
Concert and Album News

Iguana Jim is J. S. Martin, whose exploits as music editor of the defunct Scene magazine, are legendary. Don't count on mere links to someone else's journalistic discoveries; the Iguana's been hobnobbing on the "inside" for many years. Much more here than just Pearl Jam stuff.

Photo: Darren R. Balch

The Man Behind the Synthesizer:
Robert Moog

The Science of Music
How music effects the human brain - RealPlayer

Spokane Radio Stations
Via the Internet

Spokane Music
frequently updated

Syncopated Domain

Spokane Musician's Classifieds

"The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench,
a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free,
and good men die like dogs. There's also a negative side."
--Hunter S. Thompson

A Simple Guitar Chord Finder

The Archive of Misheard Lyrics
'scuse me, while I

Rock & Roll

Foo Fighters - HIV Deniers
Cracksmokers - safety tips for the unsafe
Club Drugs -- from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

You have snot on your nose.

Marilyn Manson
The silliness of the shock rocker.

By David Plotz, Slate

The Soundtracking of America
How music is turning our minds to mush
Atlantic Monthly

This Day in Rock & Roll History
Week in Rock & Roll History

An Offbeat Analysis of

Balch's Best

Darrin R. Balch
foolishly allows
The OTHER Spokane
to wriggle its fingers into
GUT of his art.

Rick's Northwest Concert News


by Jeffrey Dane

The Art Bin

Web Picks

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The Zappa family homepage. Check out the two hour documentary "Frank Zappa, American Composer".

St. Alphonzo's Pancake Homepage
All things Zappa

ROCK & ROLL Hall of Fame _ _ _ _

Essentials of Music
From Bach to Wagner

The JOHN CAGE Page _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
"Which is more musical: a truck passing by a factory or a truck passing by a music school?"

Ha! Gotcha.


The Inland Empire Blues Society

The Blue Flame Cafe - The Blue Highway

Harry's Blues Lyrics Online

100 Mississippi Blues Haiku


do create...

Spokane musician
Jonathan Nicholson
charts the
inner landscape of

The OTHER Spokane I Soundz