Archive for the 'Patterson Hood' Category

Friday, May 16th, 2008

Currently on tour (note: Aquarium Drunkard will be presenting the West coast dates), AD caught up with Drive-By Trucker Patterson Hood earlier this week in NC to discuss, among other things, the Truckers latest LP Brighter Than Creation’s Dark, songwriting, revisiting a live album release, and the majesty of Spooner Oldham. * * * * […]

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Off The Record is a recurring, feature here on the Drunkard, that marries two of my greatest interests; music and travel. Having a locals perspective when visiting a new locale is the difference between experiencing it through the lens of a tourist and of that of a native. Off The Record gathers some of my […]

Tuesday, December 4th, 2007

Earlier this week, the always excellent Southern Shelter posted Patterson Hood’s live tribute to Bruce Springsteen’s classic 1978 LP Darkness On The Edge Of Town. Recorded December 1st at the 40 Watt club, in Athens, Hood was performing in support of the “Underneath The Covers 2” benefit supporting AIDS Athens. Hood was reportedly flanked by […]

Saturday, June 16th, 2007

The Athens, GA music and arts festival, Ath-fest, is less than a week away (June 20-24), but unlike last summer I will not be in attendance this year. Too bad, too, as The Whigs and Drive-By Truckers are headlining this years fest…and both bands pack a wallop of a live show. Having resided in Athens […]