Falling Cars and Junkyard Dogs

Falling Cars and Junkyard Dogs

Jay Farrar

In this selection of superbly crafted autobiographical vignettes, Jay Farrar visits the areas he’s journeyed to over two decades as a touring musician, and recollects his formative formative years, raised via his mom and dad from the Missouri Ozarks.

As a toddler, he marveled on the eccentric behavior and mannerisms of his father, although it has taken him over forty years to completely savor his tips. reminiscences of Farrar's father are in demand during the tales. finally, it's song and musicians which are given the main house and the last word given that tune has been the inventive impetus and driver for the prior 35 years of his life.

In writing those tales, he came across a typical inclination to target very particular studies; a style analogous to the songwriting strategy. The highlights and pivotal reviews from that musical trip are all represented because the binding thread in those tales, illustrated all through with images from his lifestyles. If existence is a film, then those tales are the nonetheless frames.

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