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Monday, September 17 2001

Bis: Return to Central

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Athenaeum: self-titled

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Aesop Rock: Labor Days

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Sunday, September 16 2001

    Spokane: The Proud Graduates

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Monday, September 10 2001

Bob Dylan: “Love and Theft”

On September 11, Bob Dylan released a master work buzzing and sparking with the depthless energy of American folk music and charged with a faith in the goodness and potential harmony of the human community as wild and oceanic as Whitman’s.


Ryan Adams: Gold

Gold feels like a record hiding behind masks. Maybe Adams has spent so many years laying his heart out on the line that he’s trying to create a little distance


    Various Artists: Swaraj: Future Asian Beat

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Various Artists: The I-10 Chronicles 2: One More for the Road

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Various Artists: African Odyssey

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    Robert Pete Williams: self-titled

Though we associate the folk and blues revivals with the 1960s, the movement has its origins much earlier. The interest in an 'authentic' folk as opposed to 'pop' music has a long history.


Doc Watson: At Gerdes Folk City

America has been blessed with more than its share of roots music troubadours. . . . Musicians like Leadbelly, Lonnie Johnson, Mance Lipscomb, Jimmie Rodgers, Bob Dylan, Mississippi John Hurt, Townes Van Zandt, Woody Guthrie . . . and Arthel 'Doc' Watson.


    They Might Be Giants: Mink Car

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    Talk Talk: Spirit of Eden

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    Techno Animal: The Brotherhood of the Bomb

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    Son, Ambulance: Euphemystic

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Doug Sahm: Son of San Antonio: The Roots of Sir Douglas

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    Solex: Low Kick and Hard Bop

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    Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder: History of the Future

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    Ken Stringfellow: Touched

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P.O.D.: Satellite

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