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//Features

Seeing Traces With Son Volt's Jay Farrar
29 Oct 2015 // 6:02 AM

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

The Best Americana of 2013
10 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

Our list for 2013 is predictably diverse, ranging from progressive newgrass to tradition-minded country to old-time acoustic to California canyon rock to psych folk to singer-songwriter and all points between.

//Reviews

Son Volt: Trace
10 Nov 2015 // 9:30 PM

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

Son Volt: Honky Tonk
3 Mar 2013 // 5:06 PM

True to its title, this is a somewhat particularly old-timey countrified record, full of squeaky fiddles and luscious lap steel.

//Blogs

Son Volt: 17 September 2009 - Fillmore at Irving Plaza, New York City
17 Sep 2009 // 6:35 PM

Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner

Son Volt - "Down to the Wire" (MP3)
1 Jun 2009 // 2:00 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

//News

Son Volt gives its Americana sound an energizing jolt
22 May 2007 // 10:00 AM

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 experimental,

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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