Live at Papa Jazz

Live at Papa Jazz with The Dirty Gone Dolas

Watch The Dirty Gone Dolas perform two songs live at Papa Jazz Record Shoppe in Columbia, SC.


What’s the first album you remember loving as a kid?

Darren – Seven and the Ragged Tiger by Duran Duran
Kristen – Herbie Hancock Headhunters. My brother and I used to dance around the living room to Chameleon.
Zachariah – My Dad’s vinyl Steely Dan “Gaucho,” yes I was three, ruined me for life. (See below)
Branhan – Too close to call; either Storm Front by Billy Joel or Weezer’s debut….The Blue Album

What as the first album you bought with your own money?

Darren – Raising Hell by Run DMC at age 11 (thanks for letting me buy it even with the sticker, Ma!)
Kristen – No Doubt Tragic Kingdom
Zach – A cassette tape of Anthrax “State of Euphoria”
Branhan – Think the first album I bought was Purple by Stone Temple Pilots.

What was the first local band that caught your ear?

Darren – Sourwood Honey – they were a few years ahead of me at Lexington HS
Kristen – The Restoration
Zachariah – Mountain Express, which is now known as Big Sky Revival
Branhan – The Post Timey String Band was, and still is, righteous!

What’s the most recent album you bought or have been listening to lately?

Darren – Jenny Lewis “On the Line” – her best yet! – also Mario McClean’s new record LEARN
Kristen – Unless by Hawktail- really raging and super creative acoustic instrumental band. Can’t stop listening to this album!
Zachariah – Tchavolo Schmidt “Live in Paris”
Branhan – I’ve been doing push-ups and pull-ups to Chronicle: CCR’s greatest hits.

Any other news or upcoming releases for 2019?

Darren – trying to see Boomtown Trio, Louis Reinhardt, and Slim Pickens as often as possible
Kristen – My other project Boomtown Trio will be finishing our first full length album in June, so be on the lookout for that!
Zachariah – playing a lot of guitar in 2019. A LOT.
Branhan – Just want to keep learning the guitar