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Webb Wilder Articles


I've been remiss in posting various Webb appearances in The Tennessean. These clippings date from 2010 through 2013. Thanks to Dave Gullberg for saving them for me!


The Tennessean, 2010-02-16

The Tennessean, 2010-12-10

The Tennessean, 2012-05-14

The Tennessean, 2012-05-14

The Tennessean, 2013-02-22

The Tennessean, 2013-03-07

The Tennessean, 2013-03-19

The Tennessean, 2013-06-14


Courier-Journal article
This brief article appeared in the Louisville, KY, newspaper The Courier-Journal on July 16, 2010. Thanks to Jane Goatley for the clipping!


The Tennessean ad The Tennessean article
This ad and brief article appeared in The Tennessean. The ad was for a broadcast of Music City Roots on November 18, 2009, featuring Webb Wilder and the Beatnecks. The article appeared in the December 25, 2009, issue. Thanks to Dave Gullberg for the clippings!


The Tennessean article The Tennessean article
This article appeared on the front page of the "Life" section of The Tennessean newspaper on Saturday, February 16, 2008. Thanks to Dave Gullberg for the clipping.


Birmingham Humane Society gig Birmingham Humane Society gig
Brief articles that appeared in Birmingham, AL, newspapers promoting Webb Wilder's gig for the Birmingham Human Society on July 14, 2007. Thanks to Curt Ladnier for the clippings.


Goldmine Review A review of Tough It Out that appeared in the February 2, 2007, issue of Goldmine magazine. Click on the logo or click here to read the review. Thanks to James McKelvey for the scan!


Thanks to Dennis, here are scans of three Webb-related newspaper articles from Boston, MA, newspapers in the late '80s.

Review of It Came from Nashville
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Review of Hybrid Vigor
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Great article: "Making rock that smells right"
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Thanks to Eric McCracken, here are scans of three 1992 newspaper articles and interviews with Webb Wilder.

Weekly Beat, September 14, 1992
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East Tennessean, September 15, 1992
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Volume Magazine, May 1995
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New!!   From Flipside number 77 (April/May 1992), an L.A. punk magazine. Click on the links below to see the scans.

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Gig-specific articles and newspaper clippings can be read by clicking the links below.


New!!   From Next Big Thing, a British fan magazine, issue 25, from 1994. Click on the image to the left for a larger version of the image.


New!!   From The Tennessean, late 2004. Click on the image to the left for a larger version of the image (one you can actually read---though wear glasses if you need 'em!).


1991 Article New!!   An article about Webb Wilder from the Birmingham News circa 1991. Click on the image to view a larger version. Thanks to Curt Ladnier for the contribution!


Review A review of About Time that appeared in the March 2005 issue of No Depression magazine. Click on the image to view a larger version.


New!!   From the archives! A 1988 review entitled "Webb Takes New York." It was published in the July 3, 1988, issue of The Fireplace Whiskey Journal, a Nashville newspaper from the time, and covers Webb's performance in New York City on June 16. 1988. Enjoy!


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New!!
"Webb Wilder: Heavy rock 'n' wit'"
The Sacramento Bee
January 17, 1992
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"Rocker Webb Wilder Takes a 'Horror Hayride'"
Los Angeles Times
January 31, 1992
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New!!
"Webb Wilder Works on His Persona at Beach Club"
Los Angeles Times
February 2, 1992
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New!!
Blurb for 02/06/92 show at the Roxy
Los Angeles newspaper
February 1992
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New!!
Roxy show review
Daily Variety
February 11, 1992
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Doo Dad review
The Miami Herald
February 5, 1992
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New!!
Horror Hayride review
Chicago Tribune
1992
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Pulse item
March 1992
Plus Joe Bob Briggs comments
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New!!
"Zippity Doo Dad"
Prime
March 1992
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New!!
Doo Dad review
Stereo Review
March 1992
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New!!
USA Today
March 16, 1992
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"Rock'n'Roll Private Eye: Webb Wilder"
The Tennesseean (Nashville)
April 1992
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Corn Flicks Review
Daily News (New York)
July 1, 1992
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"'Webb Wilder's Corn Flicks': Three samples of hillbilly Gothic"
The Philadelphia Inquirer
August 27, 1992
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"A Webb of Talent"
Chicago Sun-Times
December 18, 1992
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Corn Flicks Review
The Washington Post
January 21, 1993
Rolling Stone reviews
Hybrid Vigor and Doo Dad
Rolling Stone
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New!!
"It don't mean a thang
if it ain't got that twang"
The Dallas Morning News
March 9, 1995
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New!!
Town & Country Review
Entertainment Weekly
March 17, 1995
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New!!
Town & Country Review
Rolling Stone
April 6, 1995


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