Public Jam Sessions, Human Jukebox, Coal Miner's Daughter, and More

This column briefly reviews the movie "Coal Miner's Daughter," and provides some advice on establishing public jam sessions and performing as a human jukebox.

064 homemade instruments
Marc Bristol and other Washington State grassroots musicians wail away on a gutbucket, washboard, and jug (the axe is a gag).  INSET: The gutbucket's "notch and bevel" detail.
PHOTO: TIM ALLEN