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Watch Jason Isbell Cover One Drive-By Truckers’ Best Songs For Patterson Hood’s Birthday

Jason Isbell spent six years as a member of the Drive-By Truckers, but left the band in 2007 and has carved out an incredible solo career for himself. He still keeps up with his old bandmates, though, and he's performed with them live a few times over the years. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Jason Isbell, Patterson Hood, Drive-By Truckers

Shorties (The International Man Booker Longlist, New Music from Palehound, and more)

The 2020 International Booker Prize longlist has been announced. Stream a new Palehound song. February's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Willa & Hesper by Amy Feltman Soccer Mommy's Sophie Allison broke down every track on her new album color theory at Pitchfork. Noisey also interviewed Allison. Paste recapped February's best books. Morning Edition profiled the band Talk Talk. Lily King talked books and reading with the New York Times. NPR Music and Pa...
Tags: Music, Stephen Malkmus, David, New York Times, Anne Enright, Chinatown, Atomic Books Comics Preview, NPR Music, INXS, Palehound, Steve Earle, Erin Morgenstern, Edwidge Danticat, Patterson Hood, Enright, Charles Yu

Shorties (February's Best Books, New Music from Lucinda Williams, and more)

Vol.1 Brooklyn and InsideHook previewed February's best books. Stream a new song. The Week UK previewed 2020's most anticipated books. Patterson Hood discussed the new Drive-By Truckers album with Weekend Edition. Emily Books is on hiatus. Polica visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance. Stream a new song from Sufjan Stevens' collaborative instrumental album, made with his father Lowell Brams. Paste previewed February's best albums. Stream a n...
Tags: Music, UK, Sufjan Stevens, David, Brooklyn, Low, Uncanny Valley, Polica, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Lee, Literary Hub, Lucinda Williams, Patterson Hood, Carmen Maria Machado, Anna Weiner, Joanna C Valente

Shorties (Must-Read Books for Black History Month, Dan Bejar on the New Destroyer Album, and more)

USA Today recommended must-read books for Black History Month. Dan Bejar broke down the new Destroyer album, Have We Met, at FADER. January's best eBook deals. eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: Temples visited The Current for an interview and live performance. Librivox offers public domain audiobooks free for download. Gorilla Vs.Bear, NPR Music, and Paste recapped January's best songs. TIME and Literary Hub recommended February's best books. Spike Lee is adapting David ...
Tags: Music, David, Spike Lee, Usa Today, David Byrne, Atomic Books Comics Preview, LibriVox, Andy Gill, Patterson Hood, Dan Bejar, Nada Surf, Susan Choi PopMatters, Black History Month Philadelphia

Shorties (The Value of Rereading Books, Connections Between Wire and the Beatles, and more)

Michael Dirda considered the value of rereading at the Washington Post. The Quietus examined the connections between Wire and the Beatles. Largehearted Boy's list of "best books of 2019" lists has collected 1,430 year-end lists so far. Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting year-end "best of 2019" music lists. January's best eBook deals. eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: How Music Works by David Byrne A Time to Love and a Time to Die by Erich Maria Remarque Tori Amo...
Tags: Music, Washington Post, Time, Reagan, Chicago, David, Los Angeles Times, David Byrne, Laurie Anderson, Irish Times, Greg Dulli, Garth Greenwell, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Tori Amos, Patterson Hood, Knopf

Shorties (A New Emil Ferris Comic, Musicians Who Endorse Bernie Sanders, and more)

io9 shared Emil Ferris's contribution (a profile of Mary Shelley) to the book Noisemakers: 25 Women Who Raised Their Voices & Changed the World. Noisey listed musical artists who have publicly endorsed Bernie Sanders. Largehearted Boy's list of "best books of 2019" lists has collected 1,430 year-end lists so far. Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting year-end "best of 2019" music lists. January's best eBook deals. Paste listed the best albums of the 1990s. Aut...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Washington Post, David, Oprah Winfrey, Toni Morrison, Bernie Sanders, Atomic Books Comics Preview, PAUL, Electric Literature, Literary Hub, Library Journal, Mary Shelley, Austra, CBC Books, Patterson Hood

Shorties (An Interview with Dani Shapiro, New Music from PJ Harvey, and more)

Literary Hub interviewed author Dani Shapiro. Stream a new PJ Harvey song. May's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: At the End of the Century by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala The Greensboro News & Record profiled Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers. Ask Men recommended inspiring memoirs. Stream a new Rose Hotel song. Thrillist and the recommended summer's best books. Ani DiFranco talked books and music with the New York Times. The Week examined the rise of...
Tags: Music, David, Sudan, Jenny Lewis, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Harvey, NPR Music, Justin Townes Earle, Granta, Sebadoh, Patterson Hood, James Ellroy, Georgia Strait, Greensboro News Record, Ani DiFranco, Lanny

Shorties (Nick Cave's Favorite Poets, Galaxie 500's On Fire Album Reconsidered, and more)

Nick Cave shared a list of his favorite poets. The A.V. Club reconsidered Galaxie 500's On Fire album. February's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham Aquarium Drunkard interviewed singer-songwriter Jay Bolotin. Morgan Parker discussed her poetry collection Magical Negro with All Things Considered. Paste recommended British musical acts you need to know in 2019. Oprah Magazine re...
Tags: Music, Chicago, David, New York Times, Marie Claire, Nick Cave, Marlon James, Damien Jurado, Don, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Gillian Welch, Adam, V Club, Lauren Graham, Patterson Hood, Oprah Magazine

Shorties (Rachel Kushner Profiled, The Musical Legacy of Jason Molina, and more)

Ssense profiled author Rachel Kushner. The Believer delved into the musical legacy of Jason Molina. 21 "best books of 2018" lists were added to Largehearted Boy's master aggregation Sunday (bringing the total to 345), including several lists from The Times and The Sunday Times; San Francisco Chronicle’s favorite cookbooks; and Real Simple’s best mysteries, thrillers, and true crime books. November's best eBook deals. eBooks on sale for $4.99: Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and H...
Tags: Music, Washington Post, Stephen King, David, New York Times, The Times, Thompson, Rhett Miller, Jeff Tweedy, Sharon Van Etten, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Electric Literature, San Francisco Chronicle, Roz Chast, Jason Molina, Patterson Hood

Shorties (Great Movies Adapted from Bad Books, Reconsidering Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska Album, and more)

The A.V. Club listed great movies made from bad books. Pitchfork reconsidered Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska album. Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor eBooks on sale for $2.99 today: The Fireman by Joe Hill Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman News of the World by Paulette Giles Only Killers and Thieves by Paul Howarth Reamde by Neal Stephenson The Daily Beast interviewed David Byrne. Ms. Magazine recommended feminist books to read this spring. Stream a new Snail Mail...
Tags: Music, Florida, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Gaiman, David, New York Times, Nebraska, Rolling Stone, Neal Stephenson, Laura Lippman, Grateful Dead, David Byrne, Okkervil River, Joan Baez, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Paul de Jong

Shorties (George Saunders' Cultural Highlights, An Interview with Ty Segall, and more)

George Saunders shared his recent cultural highlights with the Guardian. The Creative Independent interviewed singer-songwriter Ty Segall. February's best eBook deals. Hurray for the Riff Raff played a Tiny Desk Concert. Entertainment Weekly shared an excerpt from Jen Doll's YA novel Unclaimed Baggage. Aquarium Drunkard interviewed musician, composer, and visual artist John Lurie. Between the Covers interviewed author Carmen Maria Machado. Stream a new Nathaniel Rateliff son...
Tags: Music, David, Caribbean, Ty Segall, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Literary Hub, George Saunders, Los Angeles Review of Books, Nathaniel Rateliff, Patterson Hood, Jeet Thayil, Hanif Kureishi, John Banville, Rachel Kushner, Albert Hammond Jr, Carmen Maria Machado

Shorties (Ali Smith on Muriel Spark, New Music from Ultimate Painting, and more)

Ali Smith on Muriel Spark. Stream a new Ultimate Painting song. January is Largehearted Boy's annual fundraiser month. If you enjoy the site and and appreciate the work that goes into it, please consider making a donation. January's best eBook deals. Paste listed the best garage rock albums of all time. The Chicago Review of Books interviewed author Robin MacArthur. Stream a new Moondoggies song. Full Stop shared a conversation between authors Quintan Ana Wikswo and Margo Be...
Tags: Music, David, Ali Smith, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Patterson Hood, Chicago Review of Books, Leni Zumas, Muriel Spark Stream, Robin MacArthur Stream, Quintan Ana Wikswo, Margo Berdeshevsky Stream, Nathan Connolly Lee Rourke, Gena mour Barrett, Jimin Han Stream, Cardiff Review, Sheila Heti Willie Nelson

Watch Members Of R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, & More Play Benefit For Scott McCaughey

Scott McCaughey, the frontman of the Minus 5 and longtime touring member of R.E.M., recently suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo. And last night, an all-star lineup of musicians including Escovedo, R.E.M.'s Mike Mills and Peter Buck, Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker and Janet Weiss, the Shins' James Mercer, the Decemberists' Chris Funk, … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Sleater Kinney, M. Ward, Corin Tucker, The Minus 5, Mike Mills, Peter Buck, Alejandro Escovedo, Escovedo, Justin Townes Earle, Janet Weiss, Patterson Hood, Chris Funk, James Mercer, Scott McCaughey

Shorties (An Interview with Daniel Alarcón, An Interview with Kim Gordon, and more)

Electric Literature interviewed author Daniel Alarcón. Apiece Apart interviewed Kim Gordon. 23 year-end book lists were added to Largehearted Boy’s master aggregation of “best books of 2017” lists yesterday (bringing the total to 409) , including The New York Times' best books, Smithsonian Magazine's best photography books, and Maisonneuve's best books. Launched yesterday: Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting 2017 music lists, which will be updated daily. Drowned in S...
Tags: Music, David, New York Times, Rolling Stone, Kevin Morby, Kim Gordon, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Electric Literature, Literary Hub, Walter Martin, Tessa Hadley, Smithsonian Magazine, Roz Chast, Patterson Hood, Maisonneuve, Daniel Alarcon

The Hold Steady began BK Bowl run w/ Patterson Hood; Craig Finn covered Mtn Goats

Check out the setlist of night one (including THS and Patterson covering AC/DC together) and THS' new "Massive Nights" beer. Cayetana open night two. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Patterson, Music News, The Hold Steady, Tour Dates, Acdc, Cayetana, Ac, Andrew Sacher, Craig Finn, Patterson Hood, The Mountain Goats, Mtn Goats

Drive-by Truckers share new single, touring (so are its members)

Drive-by Truckers members Patterson Hood, Jay Gonzalez and Mikey Cooley all have solo tours coming up. [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Bill Pearis, Patterson Hood, Mike Cooley, Other Houses, Drive By Truckers, Eyelids, Early Riser, Jay And The Guilty Pleasures, Low Doses, Patterson Hood Jay Gonzalez, Mikey Cooley

Shorties (Kevin Young Profiled, William Shatner's Cover of the Cramps' "Garbageman," and more)

Esquire profiled author Kevin Young. William Shatner covered the Cramps' "Garbageman." Check out November's eBook deals. Ani DiFranco played a Tiny Desk Concert. Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Bud Smith. The Roots covered Bob Dylan's "Masters of War." Fanzine interviewed author D. Foy. "Empathy is everything! I talk a lot about this in my writing on art, and in my teaching, too. Often I frame the notion of empathy, and more, of compassion, in terms of generosity. Basically...
Tags: Music, Joe Biden, David, Brooklyn, Bob Dylan, William Shatner, Mavis Staples, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Carolina, Esquire, Los Angeles Review of Books, Baxter, Bud Smith, Patterson Hood, Circuit des Yeux, Ani DiFranco

Q&A: Patterson Hood On Drive-By Truckers’ Angry Political Anthem “The Perilous Night”

Like many of us, Patterson Hood is mad as hell and has been for a while now. The Drive-By Truckers co-frontman has spent the past year-plus watching the rise of Donald Trump and all its attendant consequences with horror and frustration. Yet even coming off an album as overtly political as 2016's American Band, for … More »
Tags: Music, Interview, Donald Trump, Patterson Hood, Drive-By Truckers

Shorties (Claire Messud Profiled, Stream the New Rainer Maria Album, and more)

The New York Times profiled author Claire Messud. NPR Music is streaming Rainer Maria's self-titled album. Men's Journal listed August's best books. Bruce Springsteen is coming to Broadway. Bookworm interviewed actor and author Wallace Shawn. Stream a new JD McPherson song. Remezcla recommended books on immigration, youth, and Latinx identity. The Brunswick News profiled Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers. The New York Daily News recommended books about books. Str...
Tags: Music, Bruce Springsteen, David, New York Times, Mogwai, New York Daily News, Siri Hustvedt, Coney Island, Allison Moorer, Shelby Lynne, Kurt Vonnegut, Eileen Myles, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Kamila Shamsie, Tori Amos, McPherson

Newport Folk 2017 – Setting the Standard for Festivals

The esteemed Newport Folk Festival was back this year with an impressive line-up of artists – from traditional folk genres to more modern interpretations. The three-day Festival was held in the Revolutionary-era seaside fort it has called home since the 1980’s, Fort Adams State Park in Newport, RI. L.A. Salami (Photo: Nikki Vee) And while the headline of the festival might be stories like the (surprise) appearance of Roger Waters sitting in on a John Prine set, or Nathaniel Rateliff filling...
Tags: Music, Pete Seeger, Wilco, David Bowie, Jim James, Billy Bragg, Rhode Island, National Anthem, Bon Iver, Popdose, Natalie Prass, Justin Vernon, Jeff Tweedy, Margo Price, Newport, John Prine

Justin Vernon covered Bill Withers with Grandma's Hands Band at Newport Folk Festival (watch)

Newport Folk Festival is often hosts special one-off collaborations between artists, and this year was no different; members of Hiss Golden Messenger joined Justin Vernon, Natalie Prass, Phil Cook, Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers, and Alynda Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff to cover Bill Withers as Grandma's Hands Band. Continue reading… [Author: Amanda Hatfield]
Tags: Music, Music News, Natalie Prass, Justin Vernon, Amanda Hatfield, Bill Withers, Phil Cook, Patterson Hood, Hiss Golden Messenger, Photo Galleries, Newport Folk Festival, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Alynda Segarra, Drive By Truckers, Grandma's Hands Band

Watch Drive-By Truckers, The Record Company, Hurray For The Riff Raff Perform Live

Patterson Hood and the Truckers are the cherry on top of the 2017 XPoNential Music Festival.(Image credit: Courtesy of the artist.)
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Americana Music Awards Names 2017 Nominees [FULL LIST]

Nominees for the Americana Music Association’s 16th Honors & Awards were announced Tuesday at Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame. The Milk Carton Kids’ Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan hosted alongside performances by Jason Isbell, Jerry Douglas and Drive-By Truckers' Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley. _________________________________________ This year’s Americana Music Awards ceremony will be held Sept. 13th  at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, during the Americana Music Festival and Con...
Tags: Amazon, Music, Nashville, Ryan Adams, Music Business, Live & Touring, Conventions & Awards, Indie Labels, Major Labels, Bruce Houghton, Sturgill Simpson, Joey Ryan, Rhiannon Giddens, Patterson Hood, Kenneth Pattengale, Ricky Skaggs

Shorties (The Arthur C Clarke Award Shortlist, The Political Power of Music Criticism, and more)

The shortlist for the 2017 has been announced. After Atlas by Emma Newman Central Station by Lavie Tidhar A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers Ninefox Gambit by Yoon Ha Lee Occupy Me by Tricia Sullivan The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Robert Christgau explored the power of music criticism as resistance at the Paris Review. eBooks on sale for $1.50 today: My Mother Was Nuts by Penny Marshall eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: The Girl Who Fell from the Sky by Heidi Du...
Tags: Music, New York, Alan Moore, Bbc, Radiohead, David, Brooklyn, Paris, Portugal, Arthur C Clarke, Bob, Richard Ford, Dinosaur Jr, Penny Marshall, Lavie Tidhar, Atomic Books Comics Preview

Board Question #89569: Dear HFAC, Cognoscente, W&S, etc., Annual music question time! What ...

Q: Dear HFAC, Cognoscente, W&S, etc.,Annual music question time! What should I have listened to since last alumni week?-George A: Dear George, Hamilton. Oh my goodness Hamilton. -Yellow A: Dear george, Past annual music reviews: 2015: Board Question #866352014: Board Question #819912013: Board Question #771292012: Board Question #71882 Last year was a hell of a year for music. Beach Slang - A Loud Bash Of Teenage Feelings I love Beach Slang. I'm still not sure I love their sophomore LP more ...
Tags: Rihanna, Alabama, Daft Punk, Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar, Rochester, Thom Yorke, Sauron, Carly Rae Jepsen, Nick Cave, Kehlani, Thundercat, Antony, Sturgill Simpson, Waldorf, Beruit

Shorties (Ranking Fictional Drugs, Jawbreaker's First Show in 21 Years, and more)

Literary Hub ranked fictional drugs. Jawbreaker will play its first live show in 21 years. eBooks on sale for $1.50 today: After Disasters by Viet Dinh The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks by Donald Harington We're All Damaged by Matthew Norman eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: Band of Brothers by Stephen E. Ambrose The Course of Love by Alain de Botton Georgia O'Keefe: A Life by Roxana Robinson Henry and June by Anais Nin I'm Just a Person by Tig Notaro eBooks on sale for $2.99 today...
Tags: Music, Tig Notaro, David, Brooklyn, New York Times, Willie Nelson, Bill Murray, Huffington Post, Okkervil River, Trump, Christopher Hitchens, Thurston Moore, Atomic Books Comics Preview, NPR Music, Colin Stetson, George Clinton

Shorties (An Interview with Kaitlyn Greenidge, Sadie Dupuis on Writing Music and Poetry, and more)

Caroline Leavitt interviewed author Kaitlyn Greenidge. Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz and S13 discussed writing music and poetry at the Creative Independent. eBooks on sale for $1.50 today: After Disasters by Viet Dinh The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks by Donald Harington We're All Damaged by Matthew Norman eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: Band of Brothers by Stephen E. Ambrose The Course of Love by Alain de Botton Georgia O'Keefe: A Life by Roxana Robinson Henry and June by Anais Ni...
Tags: Music, Tig Notaro, Washington, David, The Guardian, Miles Davis, The New York Times, Cuba, Rolling Stone, Taylor, Speedy Ortiz, Christopher Hitchens, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Electric Literature, Anais Nin, Jen Cloher

Shorties (An Interview with Sharon Olds, A Playlist for International Women's Day, and more)

Literary Hub interviewed poet Sharon Olds. The Independent shared a playlist for International Women's Day. eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser Ball Four by Jim Bouton Claudius the God by Robert Graves Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut I, Claudius by Robert Graves L.A. Son by Roy Choi The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis Maurice by E.M. Forster A Passage to India by E.M. Forster Shoeless Joe by W. P. Kinsella eBooks on sale for $2.99 today: The Breaks...
Tags: Music, India, Neil Gaiman, Earth, David, House, New York Times, Joan, Lemmy, Brooklynvegan, Elliott Smith, Roy Choi, John Prine, Phil Jackson, Albany Times Union, LA Weekly

Patterson Hood – “Airplane Screams”

Bonnie "Prince" Billy's recent "Treasure Maps" was part of a four-song compilation benefitting the Southern Poverty Law Center. The EP also features new music by Adam Torres, William Tyler, and Drive-By Truckers leader Patterson Hood. Today we're sharing Hood's contribution, a spine-tingling ballad called "Airplane Screams." It was produced by Chris Funk … More »
Tags: Music, Premiere, Patterson, Bonnie Prince Billy, Patterson Hood, Chris Funk, Drive-By Truckers, Adam Torres William Tyler

Drive-By Trucker Patterson Hood's Favorite Music of 2016

He also has some book and movie recommendations. Continue reading… [Author: Rob Sperry-Fromm]
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Radiohead, David Bowie, Solange, Music News, Cass Mccombs, J Cole, Frank Ocean, Rob Sperry-Fromm, Angel Olsen, Richmond Fontaine, Patterson Hood, John Paul White, Hiss Golden Messenger, Best of 2016