Author Archives: Troy Michael

About Troy Michael

Troy Michael is the founder, publisher, editor, writer, minion, at Innocent Words

Guitar Luthier Bill Collings Passes Away at 69

As reported on https://www.americanbluesscene.com/2017/07/premier-luthier-bill-collings-died/ Collings guitars became the legend they are now through word of mouth. As everyone knows, when you build a great guitar, one that is well designed and well built, sounds good, looks good, and plays like…

Punk Supergroup Armstrongs (Featuring Billie Joe (Green Day), Tim (Operation Ivy/Rancid/Transplants), Joey (SWMRS), and Rey ) Share New Single “If There Ever Was A Time” To Benefit 924 Gilman

Today marks the premiere of “If There Was Ever a Time” by Armstrongs—an East Bay supergroup featuring Billie Joe (Green Day), Tim (Operation Ivy/Rancid/Transplants), Joey (SWMRS), and Rey Armstrong. Releasing the track via Hellcat Records, Armstrongs will donate 100 percent…