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    November 18, 2014

    Pokey LaFarge Signs to Rounder Records

    St. Louis' Pokey LaFarge announced late last week that he has signed a deal with Nashville's Rounder Records, which since 1970 has served as home to big-name acts such as Robert Plant, Béla Fleck, Ween, Son Volt and many more. LaFarge has spent much of 2014 touring the world -- with stops across ... More >>

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    September 5, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: September 5 to 7

    Have you ever noticed how you can't spell "Cherokee" without "Cher?" Well, someone did because tomorrow on Cherokee Street, folks will attempt to break the world record for the most Cher impersonators at once. If that prospect doesn't excite you, not to worry -- there are plenty of other options to ... More >>

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    February 21, 2012

    Wilco and Jay Farrar will Release Woody Guthrie Tribute Albums This Year. Separately.

    Photos by Jason StoffIf nothing else, Jay Farrar (left) and Jeff Tweedy (right) agree on Woody Guthrie.​Over the weekend, Billy Bragg announced that he and Wilco would release a third installment in their Mermaid Avenue series. The albums draw inspiration from Woody Guthrie's notebooks of unre ... More >>

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    January 17, 2012

    Jay Farrar's Woody Guthrie Tribute Album, New Multitudes, is Out in February

    Woody Guthrie left behind notebooks full of words, snippets and entire lyrics. The Woody Guthrie Foundation, led by his daughter Nora, has been lending them to artists to create music around his words. You may remember the series' most successful installment to date, Wilco and Billy Bragg's collabor ... More >>

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    April 13, 2011

    Alison Krauss Coming to the Fabulous Fox

    Wikimedia Commons​Alison Krauss, the bluegrass singer whose steller career has hit mainstream peaks with appearances on the O Brother Where Art Thou? soundtrack and a recent collaborative album with Robert Plant, will be playing in St. Louis later this year. Her Paper Airplane Tour comes to th ... More >>

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    August 10, 2009

    Tomorrow! Vintage Vinyl In-Stores from Cavo, the Bottle Rockets

    It's been quite a good few months for St. Louis bands in terms of national exposure. First, in June, So Many Dynamos released The Loud Wars on Vagrant Records. A few weeks later, Son Volt's Rounder Records debut, American Central Dust, hit stores. And now tomorrow finds the national release of two e ... More >>

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    July 14, 2009

    Interview Outtakes: Son Volt's Jay Farrar

    In this week's paper, I interviewed Son Volt's Jay Farrar. SV's latest, American Central Dust, arrived in stores last week. He spoke about song inspirations (and a forthcoming project with Ben Gibbard) in print; below find more talk about side project Gob Iron, and the connection between Uncle Tupel ... More >>

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    December 10, 2008
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    September 17, 2003

    Clean Living

    Chris Duarte has kicked addiction, but he still has the blues

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    September 4, 2002

    Holy Rolling

    The Holmes Brothers aren't sweating the secular/sacred conundrum, just following Jesus' example

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    May 8, 2002

    Mississippi Magic

    For more than 25 years, singer Terry Evans has been a fixture in roots music. You might not know his name, but you probably know his music.

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    March 27, 2002

    John Hartford

    Steam Powered Aereo-Takes (Rounder)

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    June 21, 2000

    Cover to Cover

    Taking to the tracks with Jimmie Dale Gilmore

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    February 10, 1999