John Fahey

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    Ou Où Releases Biocities, Collaborating with Many Local Artists: Review

    Ou Où Biocities Spend enough time with instrumental ambient duo Ou Où and you'll begin to uncover the twin desires that push and pull at Travis Bursik and Patrick Weston's music. While experimental drone music is at the core of the pair's sound, the songs often have a sneaky way ... More >>

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    July 15, 2013

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis from July 15 to 21

    Monday mornings are funny, especially because for most of us here at RFT, Monday sort of begins on Sunday. In fact, all the days lately just sort of run together. These posts help us remember what month it is -- we hope it can help you in some way, too. This week's recommendations spotlight everythi ... More >>

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    March 14, 2013
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    March 13, 2013

    Ryan Spearman's Pain & Time: Read Our Homespun Review

    Ryan Spearman is too nice of a guy to talk dirty. His good-natured drawl and perennially laid-back air make even the obvious double-entendres of Mississippi John Hurt's "Candy Man Blues" sound almost innocent. But as the title suggests, Pain & Time is not lightweight on the lyrical themes (especiall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2012

    The Six Best Solo Guitar Albums

    Playing music in general takes some guts. Doing it alone takes even more, and making a record of instrumental unoccupied guitar moves a musician from the "gutsy" category to "ballsy." Here is the list of six best solo guitar albums. Feel free to let us know what your favorite solo guitar record is, ... More >>

  • Music

    March 24, 2011

    Kaki King

    8:30 p.m. Saturday, March 26. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.

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    April 9, 2008
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    November 13, 2002

    Leo Kottke and Mike Gordon

    Friday, November 15; Mississippi Nights

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    October 30, 2002

    Urban Banjo

    The Washington club scene makes way for the eccentric old-time music of Dave Landreth

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    October 3, 2001


    A Tall-Tale Storyline (spinART)

  • Music

    January 26, 2000


    Talented musicians bring new life to old standards at a St. Peters bar

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    July 21, 1999


    The magical playing of Darin Gray expands the palette of the bass guitar