In the quarantine downtime, Son Volt has begun recording their new album. We are pleased to share “The Globe” as we continue to write and record final songs for the album. 50% of all sales and donations will be donated to the ACLU as they work to create a more perfect union – beyond one person, party, or side.… READ MORE
Due to the ongoing health crisis, Son Volt is postponing the dates scheduled for April/May 2020. We do not have specific information about the postponed dates just yet. We will let you know when we do. Everyone stay safe out there.… READ MORE
Son Volt’s latest, Union, is out now! Jay Farrar channels folk music’s enduring legacy of the troubadour on Union. “There are so many forces driving our country apart,” observes Farrar. “What can we do to bring our society back together?”… READ MORE
Check out a new video for “Devil May Care,” a track off of Union, “Cruising along with breezy acoustic strumming, the carefree Americana tune soundtracks a montage of road scenes, featuring frontman Jay Farrar and his longstanding alt-country crew moving from gig to gig.… READ MORE
Thanks to The Boot for premiering “Reality Winner” from ‘Union’ (out March 29).
As far as Farrar is concerned, Winner is a “merchant of truth” who is serving hard time for being a whistleblower. The story itself is one that has hardly garnered any attention; acknowledging the silence that surrounds Winner’s incarceration, Farrar realizes that this song probably won’t be the most popular — but that won’t keep him from speaking his mind.… READ MORE