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SCOTT MILLER Feisty, funny singer/guitar-slinger Scott Miller is not a simple study. Raised on a cattle farm in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, where he expects to return before too long, he writes songs full of rural imagery, and his trademark is the mule. But he also has a degree in Russian and Soviet Studies from William & Mary and can write a rock song with the best of them. Miller is not much like anybody else we know of. Fiercely independent, he has added graphic artist/fundraiser and entrepreneur to his well-established achievements of singer/songwriter/ace picker/bandleader. He started this latest release, For Crying Out Loud, by demoing up a fresh batch of songs on his trusty old Marantz hard-disc recorder

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News: Recording

Accolades Continue for Singer-Songwriter Scott Miller's Album 'For Crying out Loud'

Accolades Continue for Singer-Songwriter Scott Miller's Album 'For Crying out Loud'

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Scott Miller is best known for non-stop touring with his band the Commonwealth, for being one of the founders of the seminal roots rock band The V-Roys and for his eight prior critically acclaimed albums including the recent Appalachian Refugee Demos. In fact, it was with proceeds from Internet sales of these ...

Album

For Crying Out Loud

Label: F.A.Y. Recordings
Released: 2009

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News: Recording

Scott Miller's Next Album Features Help from Patty Griffin, Tim O'Brien

Scott Miller's Next Album Features Help from Patty Griffin, Tim O'Brien

Patty Griffin, Tim O’Brien help Miller start 2009 independently LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Scott Miller is best known for non-stop touring with his band the Commonwealth, and for his eight prior critically acclaimed albums including the recent Appalachian Refugee Demos. In fact it was with proceeds from Internet sales of that album (demos from a Marantz ...

Album

Bottoms Out

Label: Cadence Jazz Records
Released: 1999

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Article: Album Review

Scott Miller - Joe Fonda: Bottoms Out

Read "Bottoms Out" reviewed by Robert Spencer


Bottoms Out features some of the most innovative and imaginative improvisers on the scene today - musicians who have mastered the blues and bop but are also aware of the musical developments of the last thirty years in what is often pejoratively or derisively labeled “free" music. These five performances capture a large ensemble as exciting ...


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