Author Archives: Troy Michael

About Troy Michael

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

Soul Asylum Announces Summer Tour With Cracker

(June 7, 2017) – Minneapolis rockers Soul Asylum announces new U.S. tour dates with Cracker kicking off on July 14 in Marietta, OH at People’s Bank Theatre. Tickets will be on sale Friday, June 9 and can be purchased at:…

Music History June 9

BORN ON JUNE 9 1902 – Skip James, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1969) 1915 – Les Paul, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 2009) 1926 – Calvin “Fuzz” Jones, American bass player and singer (d. 2010) 1929 – Johnny Ace,…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Lindsey Luff

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: Memphis, TN Members and Instruments: It’s just me. Sometimes I play with a…

Music History June 8

BORN ON JUNE 8 1941 – Fuzzy Haskins, American singer, guitarist (The Parliaments and Parliament-Funkadelic) 1944 – Boz Scaggs, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Steve Miller Band) 1945 – Steven Fromholz, American singer-songwriter and poet (d. 2014) 195 1 –Bonnie Tyler,…