Somehow I've become a record company exec | Valet Confidential
I'm the Associate Producer and Artist Wrangler for the second annual Record about Records for Record Store Day to be produced by the ever-embiggening staff over at Bubbles in the Think Tank. This year's edition is "Eponymously Entitled" and we just started taking advance orders for the record over at That's right ... "record" ... real vinyl ... 7 inches of it, in fact. Last year we made a purple record, "The Petite 7 Inch Record." This year we did something completely different. We made a clear record. The color is different, the artwork is different, the artists are different - but the love for records is the same. This year we managed to get brand-spankin' new tracks about records from guitar legend Deke Dickerson; Cape Cod supergroup The Catbirds (featuring Rikki Bates & Chandler Travis from the Casuals, Steve Wood from the Freeze and the Greenheads, and young upstart Dinty Child from the Funky White Honkies and Session Americana); Boston