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Wooden Wand & The World War IV – “Directions To Debbie Harry’s House”

We might be biased given that Wooden Wand's James Jackson Toth has been known to eloquently opine about music on this very website, but we…
Chris DeVille | September 26, 2013 - 3:37 pm

Wooden Wand – “Supermoon” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

As I said when I wrote up "Southern Colorado Song" in October: James Jackson Toth is a Stereogum contributor, but he’s much better known (and…
Michael Nelson | December 7, 2012 - 1:30 pm

Wooden Wand – “Southern Colorado Song”

James Jackson Toth is a Stereogum contributor, but he's much better known (and rightly so) by his musical alias Wooden Wand. As Wooden Wand, James…
Michael Nelson | October 2, 2012 - 4:56 pm

Debating The Grizzly Bear NY Mag Story And Making A Living Making Music

As you may have heard, Grizzly Bear was featured on the cover of this week's New York Magazine, alongside the headline, "Is Rock Stardom Any…
Michael Nelson | October 2, 2012 - 1:05 pm

Wooden Wand – “Ms Mowse” (Stereogum Premiere)

I've always enjoyed James Jackson Toth's stripped-down, dusky music most: It gives us the space to sink our teeth into his songwriting; his voice sounds…
brandon | October 19, 2010 - 11:12 am

New Wooden Wand – “Trails”

My favorite Wooden Wand release is 2005's scratchy, stripped down, and spooky Harem Of The Sundrum And The Witness Figg. My mind wandered a bit…
brandon | July 22, 2009 - 11:52 am

New James Jackson Toth Video – “Doreen”

I remain partial to James Jackson Toth's early lo-fi days as Wooden Wand, especially the rusted-out Roky Erickson sounds on 2005's Harem Of The Sundrum
brandon | June 30, 2008 - 2:20 pm