"I'm not really that sick," says Bruce Connole, coughing as he shuffles through his east-side apartment. While the singer was forced to cancel a recent gig with his bluegrass side project, the Pearl Chuckers, because of a cold, the spring sniffles have been the last thing on the mind of the local-music icon. Foremost among Connole's concerns has been the regeneration of his primary creative outlet of the past five years, neo-traditional country twangers the Revenants. The group has been on an indefinite hiatus since last year but is about to redebut this week with a revamped roster and a... More >>>
Together again: Richard Taylor, left, is set to rejoin Bruce Connole, right, and the Revenants this week.