By J Poet
Jack Rose is taking John Fahey’s Gospel of American Primitive Music into the 21st Century with an acoustic guitar style known for its bell-like single note sustains notes and icy slide work. His style hints at blues, ragtime, Indian classical, and folk and some avant-garde and experimental touches tossed in for good measure.
Rose got his start in the experimental instrumental quartet Pelt with guitarists Mike Gangloss, Pat Best and Skipp James Connell. They used drones and noise a la Velvet Underground/Sonic Youth to create a glorious... Read More