When Jason Molina (Songs: Ohia, Magnolia Electric Co) suddenly passed away in the Spring of 2013, he left behind an incredible body of work.
In tribute to his spirit, Misra Records has released his high school band's music ON CASSETTE!! It's a VERY limited edition release and all proceeds go to the Musicians Emergency Medical Association. We've just a few... Read more
Check out the story and interview in the Minneapolis City Pages.
Now THAT'S dedication! He ain't tellin' off his driver or bitching cuz the satellite TV is cutting on the... Read more
To celebrate, we're toasting all things MISSOURI in this month's sale--we're calling MISSOURI LOVES COMPANY (get it!!!)
So pick up some fine music from a fine state that's given us more than... Read more
See the birth (and most likely death) of the FREAKONS at the Hideout on Sunday September 22nd in Chicago....the offspring of two very aged parents with all the attendant problems, the Mekons and Freakwater combine their musical talents to sing songs of the old mines for your delectation.
And all at the very civilized time of 6pm...Who would miss... Read more
Holy Smokes! The writerly class has chimed in big time today regarding Robbie Fulks' brank new Gone Away Backward!
Check out some of these reviews. We'd blush if we could remember how:
"Gone Away Backward may be Fulks' most cohesive, best-realized album yet. More than anything, it's good to have another album from one of country music's best-kept secrets."--The Onion A.V.... Read more