“This is not the end,” Barrere said. “It’s just a treatment.”
Barrere’s determination makes for a good example of how health issues need not be devastating. He hopes he can be an inspiration to others. Read More
It's been nine years since Little Feat has released a new album of original material, but "Rooster Rag" fits the bill nicely. The collection makes good on the greasy funk, high-level musicianship and solid songcraft that have kept the band popular for more than 40 years.
Billy Payne is philosophical about it. Sure, Little Feat first came together when he and the late Lowell George decided to team up in 1969, and the band has been churning out records -- 16 studio albums and 22 live albums -- ever since. Read More
Fred Tackett recently returned to Little Rock for a Little Feat show, but not until he discussed "borrowing comic books," achieving Arkansas escape velocity, and how songwriting has changed for him over the course of 40 years. Read More