LOST WEEKEND—our saddle pals for over 30 years—the best Western Swing on the Coast:
www.lostweekend.ws
 
JIM PASSARD—for a Lost Cat, he sure knows his way around a swing song:
www.thelostcats.com
 
STEVE HATHAWAY'S WESTERN SWING JOURNAL—Bob Pinson aside, Steve knows more about WS and roots music than any ten other people we know:
www.westernswing.com
 
WESTERN SWING MONTHLY—Barbara Martin’s indispensible who’s who and where and when:
wswing.home.texas.net
 
SACRAMENTO WESTERN SWING SOCIETY—The home base of the real deal in California:
www.westernswingsociety.org
 
JEANNIE AND CHUCK—honkytonk angels:
countryroundupsf.com
 
EMILY BONN AND THE VIVANTS—the Retrobates’ own Prairie Songbird’s a writer and bandleader to boot:
www.emilybonn.com
 
MELISSA COLLARD—A wonderful jazz singer and rhythm guitarist who tosses her reins over the Lone Star Retrobates hitch rail now and again. She has made a couple of killer CDs. Our own Fiddle Ray Landsberg produced her “Old Fashioned Love” CD.
www.melissacollard.com
 
DOUG BLUMER—Ass-kickin’ Bakersfield bar-band songwriter buddy of ours:
www.dougblumer.com
 
MITCH WOODS AND HIS ROCKET 88s—Mitch has great taste—he loves us—and right back at him:
www.mitchwoods.com
 
HICKS WITH STICKS—the Bay Areas’s best roots and alt-country calendar. Jose Segue and Steve Hathaway’s offspring:
www.hickswithsticks.com
 
BOWMAN SOUND—A kind of a nice feller for a cowpoke to know, John Bowman not only lassoed us into the studio, but his PA wrangling has cut trouble off at the pass for us on a Gig From Sonic Hell or two, and we’re much obliged.
www.bowmannet.net
 
VICTOR LANDWEBER—our git-tar-floggin’ Webmaster hisself:
www.landweber.com/websites