Known for his work with early 90's British shoegazing band, Ride, he's traded in his electric guitar for an acoustic, but traces of his former band still remain in his solo work. He dropped by the Current studios to perform and talk with Mark Wheat.
Although all the members reside in the Bay area now, two of the members grew up in Owatonna, MN up until their early 20s. The group joined Mary Lucia in the Current studios to talk about the local music scene back in the mid-90s and to perform their SST records-inspired rock songs.
It wasn't until they moved to New York City from Cincinatti that the members started playing together. The group joined Danny Sigelmann in the Current studios to perform and discuss life in a band with your brother.
Los Angeles, California-bred Regan Farquhar started performing during the "golden era" of the hip hop era on the same scene that spawned the likes of Jurassic 5. He joined Mark Wheat in the Current studios to talk about the hip hop scene back in the early '90s and to perform songs from his latest album.