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Dear Fisherfolk,

A photo of Trout Fishing in America reveals that we are, if nothing else, a band of stunning contrasts. There is a sense of balance in the equation. Contrast and balance. In live performances, we try to balance our serious … Continue reading

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February 2019

February finds Trout Fishing in America deeply immersed in studio work. It may be cold outside, but Ezra is on fire! He’s learning how to operate his new recording board, making quantum leaps forward every day. He is impressing and amazing me, … Continue reading

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January 2019

Happy New Year! It is officially 2019. Today marks exactly one month since Keith had his right hip replaced. He’s walking around the Trout House without a cane, without a walker, without pants. OK, we’re exaggerating here. He’s wearing sweat … Continue reading

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December 2018

With the distance we’ve traveled to gigs in the last forty years, we could have made two round trips to the moon, driven to El Paso and back, and still have miles to go before we match our actual travel. … Continue reading

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November 2018

So much is going on at Trout World Headquarters; you’ll have to pay close attention to keep up. Earlier this month, we introduced the latest Trout t-shirt. The adult sizes are deep teal and the kid sizes are sapphire blue. … Continue reading

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September 2018

In 1989, Trout Fishing in America celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a show at the Washington Avenue Showbar in Houston, TX. We invited former Trout players Rom Rosenblum, Orville Strickland, and Bill Berger to join us that night. We set up … Continue reading

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August 2018

The last few weeks have been spent working on hooking up the new Trout House studio. The building part of the studio is complete and man, it will be a wonderful space to record in! Our old studio was really primitive. … Continue reading

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July 2018

July is here and July is officially Birthday Month, at least as far as our wives are concerned. July of 2018 is an extra-special Birthday Month as both of our wives have reached that golden age of retirement. They have … Continue reading

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June 2018

How’s your summer going? Are you staying cool, or at least hydrated? Our summer is rocking along. The Grimwoods are enjoying time with their 4-year old grandson, Jameson, and their brand new granddaughter, Willow! The Idlets have moved into their new … Continue reading

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May 2018

May is a big transition month for the Idlet family. Ezra and Karen have moved out of the Airstream trailer and into their new house! The Grimwood family welcomes Willow Tayebeh, their newborn grand daughter. If you see days off … Continue reading

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