Articles tagged son volt

11 Nov 2015 // 2:30 AM

Son Volt: Trace

In 1995 Jay Farrar was viewed as one of the most promising voices in American music. He didn't disappoint.

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29 Oct 2015 // 10:02 AM

Seeing Traces With Son Volt’s Jay Farrar

As Rhino Records prepares to release the 20th anniversary set of Son Volt’s classic debut, Farrar relives the success of Trace.

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1 Jun 2009 // 6:00 AM

Son Volt American Central Dust (Rounder) Release: 7 July 2009 SONG LIST 1. Dynamite 2. Down to the Wire 3. Roll On 4. Cocaine and Ashes 5. Dust of Daylight 6. When the

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22 May 2007 // 2:00 PM

Son Volt gives its Americana sound an energizing jolt

Since seminal alt-country band Uncle Tupelo broke up in 1994, the critics’ line has been that bassist Jeff Tweedy’s next band Wilco was much more

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11 Mar 2007 // 9:00 PM

Son Volt: The Search

Son Volt looks for a new place on The Search.

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	Son Volt: A Retrospective: 1995-2000

A look back at why Son Volt was so essential at one time, and a bit of insight into why Jay Farrar has not been since their parting.

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19 Jul 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Son Volt: Okemah and the Melody of Riot

The first new Son Volt album in seven years rocks as hard as Crazy Horse with the protest spirit of Woody Guthrie to guide it.

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29 Jun 2005 // 12:00 AM

vs. Wilco' was the headline last week. It was as though the bands, both rising from the ashes of Uncle Tupelo, were going to stage a ritualistic gang fight.

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	Son Volt: Live From Austin, TX [DVD]

Jay Farrar and co's lack of visual flair sinks an otherwise-strong set of alt-country tunes.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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