Blues ghosts cry again from discs of long ago

One of my favourite labels, Revenant Records who released the “Grow Fins” treasure trove of unreleased Beefheart, released the second volume in their “American Primitive” seriesRead More

Graham
6 Oct
Grow Fins promotional sampler CD

Grow Fins promotional sampler CD

The cover for the Grow Fins promo, featuring the magic man himself. If his vacuum cleaner sales routine was as impressive as this then who couldRead More

Resurrection Shuffle by Byron Coley

Since Smithsonian Folkways’ ballyhooed reissue of Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music, many of our world’s duller knobs seem to have been reborn as expertsRead More

Revenant Beefheart box set update archive

4/9/98 Update From Dean Blackwood at Revenant: Hey guys. Things are still coming together nicely. John French is busy on the bulk of the notes andRead More

Revenant: The Weirdest, Coolest Reissue Label In The World by Mark Coleman

“We’re in the luxurious position of putting out eactly what we want,” says Dean Blackwood. The Nashville attorney, along with guitarist John Fahey, is the co-proprietorRead More

The Bathroom Tapes by Mike Barnes

Captain Beefheart likened making music to going to the bathroom – it’s not something he wants to look back on. Here, Mike Barnes grills the RevenantRead More

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