Archive for the 'Magnolia Electric Co.' Category

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

In her new book, Riding With the Ghost, writer Erin Osmon accomplishes a tricky feat regarding the late Jason Molina, the songwriter and leader of Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. She presents Molina, whose work can so often mythic, as if carved from ancient stone, fully as a person, with faults, desires, humors, and failings. She […]

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Jason Molina (Songs: Ohia / Magnolia Electric Co) died March 16th, 2013. It’s impossible to overstate the depth and virtue of his songs or the way he poetically expressed the human condition. We originally ran this set in 2013, following his passing. Still touring under the guise of Songs: Ohia, Molina recorded the following live […]

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Heads up.  Magnolia Electric Co. has a new album out, Josephine, their first since 2006’s Fading Trails.  Tuesday, July 28th, Aquarium Drunkard presents Jason Molina and Co. with guests The Donkeys and Old Californio at The Echo in Echo Park, L.A. We have several pairs of tickets for AD readers.  To land yourself a pair, […]

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

July 21st sees the release of Magnolia Electric Co.‘s fifth LP, Josephine, an album that marks Jason Molina’s sixteenth full-length with the Secretly Canadian label.   In a word, prolific.  Whether recording under his own name, Songs: Ohia, or Magnolia Electric Co., Molina consistently delivers, and Josephine proves to be no exception.  A skilled tradesman, Molina […]

Wednesday, June 27th, 2007

Have you seen Magnolia Electric Co. live lately? The band opened up for Son Volt here in L.A. at the El Rey a couple of months ago and, in my opinion, completely stole the show. It was at this show I first heard the news of the upcoming 4 CD/DVD Sojourner Box Set which is […]