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Q&A: Jay Farrar On 20 Years Of Son Volt

Son Volt's 1995 debut, Trace, is an album full of highways and backroads, maps and legends. Sturdily constructed from scraps of rusted country and strange,…
Stephen Deusner | October 27, 2015 - 11:58 am

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Yim Yames, Jay Farrar, Will Johnson & Anders Parker – “Old LA”

There's quite a collection of Americana big dogs at work on this track: Former Uncle Tupelo co-leader and current Son Volt frontman Ja Farrar, My…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2012 - 11:00 am

Ben Gibbard & Jay Farrar @ The El Rey Theatre & KCRW Studio, Los Angeles 10/23/09

Master thespian Ben Gibbard brought his Jack Kerouac-celebrating collaboration with Jay Farrar to Los Angeles on a busy Friday which had the pair (along with…
Amrit Singh | October 26, 2009 - 2:33 pm

New Ben Gibbard & Jay Farrar – “The Void” (Stereogum Premiere)

We've mentioned that even though Death Cab For Cutie love vampires in love, Ben Gibbard admitted he's never read any of Stephanie Meyer's novels: He…
Brandon Stosuy | October 12, 2009 - 9:49 am

New Ben Gibbard & Jay Farrar – “These Roads Don’t Move”

The newlywed and Son Volter showcase their Kerouac love in one of twelve new collaborative songs from One Fast Move Or I'm Gone, the documentary…
Brandon Stosuy | September 23, 2009 - 9:29 am

Gibbard, Farrar Prep Kerouac Soundtrack

Ben and Jay will release a collab album soundtrack to the forthcoming Kerouac documentary One Fast Move or I'm Gone: Kerouac's Big Sur. It's been…
Amrit Singh | August 14, 2009 - 10:16 am