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Tom Armstrong - The Sky Is An Empty Eye

Tom Armstrong - The Sky Is An Empty Eye

by dfbm # american primitive, psych folk |
I can’t praise the Tompkins Square compilation “Imaginational Anthem Vol.8” enough. The record collectors Michael Klausman, Brooks Rice and label owner Josh Rosenthal issued a wonderful collection of ultra-rare solo guitar records from the last …

Jonas Meersmans - Monnift I

Jonas Meersmans - Monnift I

by dfbm # american primitive, solo guitar |
Fresh solo acoustic guitar from Belgium by Jonas Meersmans. He co-founded the instrumental quartet Codasync[^1] and has written several soundtracks for short movies in the past. _Monnift I_ is his debut album and it starts with an innocent music bo …

Toby Hay - The Gathering, Interview

Toby Hay - The Gathering, Interview

by dfbm # interview, solo guitar, american primitive |
After three short, but sweet ep's, Welsh guitarist Toby Hay releases his first long player on vinyl, the holy grail of all recording formats. With "The Gathering", Hay offers beautiful, impressionistic guitar compositions, inspired by all kind of fol …

the modern folk - III

the modern folk - III

by dfbm # lofi |
This recording of The Modern Folk fills my heart with warm and fuzzy nostalgia. Josh Moss, the guy behind the music project and behind the music blog with the name **The Modern Folk Music of America**[^1], loves everything lofi. So, his weapon of ch …

Andy McLeod - In the Light of the Day

Andy McLeod - In the Light of the Day

by dfbm # american primitive, folk, psych folk |
Andy McLeod's music popped up one day, while I was browsing bandcamp. It was just [a few demo songs](https://andymcleod.bandcamp.com/album/from-the-attic) he put online, but track titles like _Morning Raga_ caught my eye and soon afterward my ear. Th …

dfbm #94 - Morning Raga Pt. XIV

dfbm #94 - Morning Raga Pt. XIV

by dfbm # american primitive, mixtape |
After a bit of silence, I'm back with the Morning Ragas series. Two hours of acoustic (and occasionally electric) solo guitar music mostly in the realm of so-called American Primitivism. You might be tired of hearing the n-th derivate of Sunflower Ri …


Sean Smith - Christmas

Sean Smith - Christmas

by dfbm # american primitive, solo guitar, christmas |
I think it's not possible to not mention John Fahey in a post about solo acoustic guitar music. This guy just worked through the whole spectrum of music and translated it to 6 steel strings strapped on a hollow piece of wood. The story of Fahey's c …




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