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Bachman | Fussel | Bowles | Tiny Bar Session 022

Black Iris is excited to welcome back Daniel Bachman and Jake Fussell with added guest Nathan Bowles for Tiny Bar Session 022.

Doors 7:30pm $10 | Show: 8:00pm

Daniel Bachman (Virginia)

Virginia native Bachman, just 25, has been widely recorded and received comparisons to guitar greats such as John Fahey and generally described as a virtuoso. Bachman's performances are instrumental events that weave together a narrative from the melodies and rhythms of the picking and strumming style often referred to as American Primitivism.

http://www.stereogum.com/1800951/stream-daniel-bachman-river/mp3s/

http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/20433-river/ 

Jake Fussell (Durham, N.C.)

Fussell's music blends together the best parts of Country, Blues, Folk and Old timey without ever giving into the cliches of any of these genres. His 2015 debut album, "Jake Xerxes Fussell" has received critical acclaim and we're excited to hear these songs stripped down to their bones in the intimate setting of the Tiny Bar.

http://www.pastemagazine.com/blogs/av/2015/01/album-stream-jake-xerxes-fussell---jake-xerxes-fus.html

http://www.paradiseofbachelors.com/jake-xerxes-fussell/ 

Nathan Bowles 

Nathan Bowles is a multi-instrumentalist musician and teacher living in the mountains of southwestern Virginia. His work, both as an accomplished solo artist and as a sought-after ensemble player, explores the rugged country between the poles of Appalachian old-time traditions and ecstatic, minimalist drone. Although his recent solo recordings prominently feature his virtuosic banjo, Bowles is also widely recognized as a masterful and versatile drummer, and he considers himself first and foremost a percussionist, with banjo as a natural extension of his percussive practice.

http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/19919-nathan-bowles-nansemond/

http://www.paradiseofbachelors.com/nathan-bowles/