For ten years, Blue Thumb Records was one of music's most adventurous and imaginative record labels.
Whether or not one celebrates Halloween, most will agree that there always seems to be a tinge of evil in the air.
Joe or Jane Ticketholder, with their Instamatics and Polaroids, sometimes caught images no one but their family and friends have seen - until now.
Aside from the remarkable music The Ghost of Paul Revere present us with on 'Monarch,' these songs are the portrait of a journey of self-discovery.
'Goin' Platinum!' is Finley's soul from Louisiana, smothered in Nashville, and sprinkled with the combined magic of some all-time great artists.
The fact is, without cover songs, some of the greatest songs ever written, may well have since been forgotten.
The awardees are described by the Foundation as, "individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work and the prospect for still more in the future."