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Hospitals and Baseball Games: An Interview with Magnolia Electric Co.
13 Jan 2008 // 2:59 PM
Jason Molina seems to write more often than he changes recording names, and the result is a recent box set from Magnolia Electric Co.
The Best Americana of 2007
17 Dec 2007 // 2:59 PM
If 2007 didn't invite any gripping controversies, it was certainly filled with competitive comparisons -- between young and old, past and present, and among splintered factions -- and both surprising hits and disappointing misses. All in all, a dynamic and at times resurgent year for the broad scope of Americana.
What Comes After the Jason Molina Is Gone Blues?
9 Apr 2013 // 5:30 PM
The late Jason Molina was never anything but honest about his trials and errors, his long dark blues, and his farewell transmissions.
Magnolia Electric Co.: Josephine
20 Jul 2009 // 4:00 PM
Years from now, we should look back at Magnolia Electric Co. and say that, at the height of their powers -- as they are on Josephine -- they were one of the finest bands going.
Magnolia Electric Co.: Sojourner
1 Nov 2007 // 5:00 PM
Four discs of lost and found material from the workingman's workingman, Jason Molina, constitute a celebration of his band's work better than any best-of retrospective could hope to.