Sunday (Not So) Funny: A Tribute to Slam Buckra

Goodbye to one of the north state’s most slammin’, groovin’ entertainers. Read reporter Jim Dyar’s account of Slam Buckra’s life and passing. Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based in the far reaches of Northern Californey. A News Cafe,… Continue Reading


Vodka Swan Song: Slam Buckra Dies at 53

The north state has lost one of its most compelling artists. Musician and artist Slam Buckra died Friday at age 53. He had base of tongue cancer and had been sick for well over a year. Slam came to Shasta… Continue Reading