April 30, 2014 - 4:27pm
Jay Farrar brings a catalogue of a life spent in music to Louisville.
Jay Farrar is one of the masterminds behind one of alternative rock and alternative country’s most defining bands…Uncle Tupelo. The band, during its 7 year tenure, Farrar and ban
November 9, 2010 - 12:32pm
Singer-songwriter Jay Farrar will play a solo show at Phoenix Hill on
Thursday, Nov. 11 at 8:00 p.m. with opener Jessica Lea Mayfield. In an interview, he talks about what's coming up next.
Jay Farrar's band Uncle Tupelo (which also included Wilco's Jeff Tweedy) pretty much spawned the Alt-Country movement in the late 80s; in fact, so influential was their album No Depression that it became another name for this particular genre of American roots music. When Tweedy and Farrar went...