Archive for the 'Drive-By Truckers' Category

Monday, November 16th, 2009

What is it that makes us want to deconstruct art by units of time? Lists. We love making them. We love arguing over them. And here, on the verge of a new decade, we’re in a position to do the same again. What were the best albums of the past ten years? Here at AD, […]

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Context is everything. And sometimes it’s the mere shift of geography, the slighter or greater roar of the narrator that can make the biggest difference in a song. Jim Carroll’s “People Who Died” is a legendary song all its own. Originally released on 1980’s Catholic Boy, “People Who Died” runs through a litany of deceased […]

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

Welcome to the pre-Thanksgiving rock show. Next Tuesday, November 25th, Aquarium Drunkard presents a double bill a the Wiltern with The Hold Steady and Drive-By Truckers. We have three pairs of tickets for AD readers. To grab a pair, leave your name, a valid email address, and your favorite (one of each) DBT and Hold […]

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Drive-By Truckers are heading back to California for two upcoming dates with Dead Confederate. Aquarium Drunkard is presenting both Solana Beach, CA (Belly Up Tavern) and Sacramento, CA (Empire Room). We have ten pairs of tickets (5/Solana Beach, 5/Sacramento) to give away to AD readers. To enter for a pair, leave a comment below with […]

Friday, February 1st, 2008

The Drive-By Truckers are getting ready to embark on their Home Front World Tour, in support of the new LP Brighter Than Creation’s Dark. Aquarium Drunkard is presenting the 1st two dates in Anaheim (House of Blues) and Los Angeles (the Avalon). We have fifteen pairs of tickets (5/Anaheim, 10/LA) to give away to AD […]

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Drugs, desperation, suicide, Alabama-born bed-time stories, and quirky southern character studies — a little bit country and a whole lot of rock ‘n roll. In other words, a Drive-By Truckers album. Tomorrow, the Truckers will release their seventh LP, Brighter Than Creation’s Dark, the first DBT album since the departure of guitarist/songwriter Jason Isbell (who […]

Friday, June 29th, 2007

Never one to shy away from Drive-By Truckers related news, here is a heads up for all you DBT fans that have yet to check out this new PASTE magazine feature published online a few days ago. Sounds like good news for Cooley fans; also of note is the mention of the Truckers working with […]