Tuesday, December 10 2013
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.
Sunday, March 3 2013
True to its title, this is a somewhat particularly old-timey countrified record, full of squeaky fiddles and luscious lap steel.
Sunday, July 5 2009
There is a timely resilience to this record, and Son Volt deliver it with energy, but they just don't take that earnest country feel as far as it could go.
Sunday, March 11 2007
Son Volt looks for a new place on The Search.
Sunday, August 14 2005
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.
Tuesday, July 19 2005
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.
Thursday, September 17 2009
Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner
Monday, June 1 2009
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
Tuesday, May 22 2007
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,