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dfbm #65 ~ Looking West

dfbm #65 ~ Looking West

Welcome to a new two hours long program. It's a compilation of most the music that I discovered over the last months. Many new artists are included as well as some classics. Most of them fit under the umbrella of John Fahey's coined label &qu …
Gregory Rago ~ Sophie Blanchard Falls to Her Death

Gregory Rago ~ Sophie Blanchard Falls to Her Death

Gregory "Georgie" Rago (born 1959) is a New Jersey mobster and "soldier" in the DeCavalcante crime family. That makes a good opening line, but is wrong. The Gregory Rago I want to introduce to you is a guitarist from Baltimore …
Nathan Golub ~ Ellerbee River Blues

Nathan Golub ~ Ellerbee River Blues

Nathan Golub hails from Durham, NC and he just released a really nice cassette on the new found label GFR Tapes. Golub's fingers wander over the fretboard of his acoustic and electric guitar, like if it's the easiest thing to do. He picke …
Magnus Dewi ~ Earth Plates

Magnus Dewi ~ Earth Plates

Superb American Primitive guitar compositions from France. David Durand aka Magnus Dewi recently opened for Daniel Bachman in Paris, FR* and in July he released his solo debut album, after playing for years in bands! He walks confidently through …
Justin Pigott, Peter Bonneman, Crystalline Roses - Split

Justin Pigott, Peter Bonneman, Crystalline Roses
Split

This release is mind-blowing for several reasons and I don't know where to begin, laying out some of the facts that I found. Maybe it's enough to mention Fahey as the Godfather of solo acoustic guitar to make you interested in this. It would be en …
William Tyler ~ Blue Ash Montgomery

William Tyler ~ Blue Ash Montgomery

Funded by a Kickstarter campaign, Lightning Records out of the "desert" of Los Angeles recently releasend the first batch of a quarterly tape edition and fanzine. Their goal is to bring Rock 'n Roll back in peoples life (what ever this …
Nick Schillace ~ Landscape and People / Box Canyon

Nick Schillace ~ Landscape and People / Box Canyon

With all the press about american primitivism and John Fahey I miss one name the most. It's Nick Schillace. I don't know why he remain unmentioned I can only assume that he was a bit too early releasing his solo guitar work. Also his John Fah …
Sean Proper ~ We are Wounds

Sean Proper ~ We are Wounds

Sunshine State Florida is probably one of the least places that comes to mind when you spin some Basho or Fahey records. Proper proved that when he stated in an interview I did with him a year ago: I felt very disconnected from the music …
Daniel Bachman ~ Orange Co. Serenade

Daniel Bachman ~ Orange Co. Serenade

The busiest guitar slinger in business right now is Daniel Bachman and after he got picked up by Tompkin Square Records he shot himself into your dad's favorite radio station (yes, WFMU, but I mean NPR) and several times around the world (if worl …

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