Archive for the 'Don Bikoff' Category

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

While a younger generation has picked up the American Primitive torch in the past decade, some of the original 1960s fingerpickers have recently emerged from the mists with some damn good new material. Don Bikoff’s magical Celestial Explosion was reissued last year by Tompkins Square, bringing its splendid, slightly spacey acoustic explorations to a much […]

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

The Tompkins Square label has been digging deep into the uncharted regions of the Takoma School for more than a decade now, emerging on a regular basis with previously impossible-to-find gems from such obscure guitarists as Harry Taussig, Mark Fosson and Peter Walker. At this late date, you might assume the bottom of the barrel […]