June 3, 2004

mmm, nicotine and nuptials


So there I was walking the steets of Puerto Vallarta Mexico, when all of a sudden I came across a nervous bride to be getting her last ciggy fix before tying the knot. I wonder if she is wondering if she was about to make a mistake, or if she was just jonesing for some Phillip Morris/ R.J.R. Reynolds products. I think she is thinking about that pre-nup she just signed. Maybe she is just pissed at me for taking the pic.

Good to be home and off the road. Thanks to all the folks at all the cool venues I just played. One guy in Indianapolis told me he loved The Rugburns and once ran over a cat in his truck (accidentally) and the cat was almost dead so he put it out of its misery while cranking "Taking The World By Donkey." I wonder what song he was listening to off of that album. I hope it was "Now's Not The Right Time For Love." When he told me that story, I said "thanks, I think."

It was also a blast playing the American Legion Hall in Frankton, Indiana. I guess I got out of town right before the tornado.

Chattanooga, Nashville, Cleeeeev-land, NEW YORK CITY, Bossss-TOWN, D.C. AND I'VE BEEN EVERYWHERE MAN, I've been everywhere. Time to go to sleep for 5 days straight.

Just added a Rugburns show at The Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach Ca. on June 26 Saturday night. tix to San Diego are cheap right now. I suggest ya'll get yer bootys out here. John Castro is doing it. And he's bringing his bass geetar.

Cheerio Pip Pip and all that rot eh what???

Steven JJJJJJJJJ Poltz

Posted by steve at June 3, 2004 9:45 PM


Thank you, Steve!!

You always walk on stage ready to give 100%. it's extremely inspiring. I'm glad you are home and able to get some R&R.

Thanks for letting me play sauces with you. It was truly amazing...

Okay.. enough mushy mush... Thank God you are back home, maybe george will go back to "normal" now.


Posted by: Carence at June 3, 2004 11:50 PM


tanks a million and one for the fun!

get some sleepies.

i'm wondering what carence means by "normal."

Posted by: george at June 4, 2004 6:46 AM

Home!! Get to work...we got stuff to do like getting Anya some airplay!! Rest...that's what my house is for!! And Steve...I really don't hate you...thanks for being so nice to my Rain. Love ya buddy!!

Safey Saferson

Posted by: Lou at June 4, 2004 6:46 AM

SWEEET! can't wait for the BUT! you right coasters will have to make it an exxxtra long trip for the 4th!


Posted by: ash at June 4, 2004 8:16 AM



we arrive the 25th!

Posted by: george at June 4, 2004 12:09 PM

Wow! Cool pic man!
She looks wierd though. haha
Get some rest!
Miss ya,

Posted by: Anny at June 9, 2004 12:02 PM

hey! i'm the cat guy! what was that song u played though raji begged you not to? the tune is in my head, but the words are missing! also, my wife & i had pix taken w/ you & just got them back. she said i hadn't smiled that happily in a long time. thanks for the smile & the memories!

Posted by: james price at June 28, 2004 10:45 AM

Loved the show in Cleveland at the Beachland. Trucker hats weren't bad either. You sounded great.

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