If you're interested and at least 18 years old, please write here for details:Old97scasting AT gmail DOT comIt's a great chance to peak behind the scenes of a Hollywood shoot, and more importantly, to support the guys.
So thanks in advance to all you Left Coast fans who have some free time for a fun cause this weekend! Free pizza? Well yes, as the folks at Jonesboro's Papa Cella's pizza are such big Old 97's fans that they're offering a free medium pie to anyone who can show proof of purchasing BIOG. Now that's what I call street teaming. So bon appetite, and happy listening! But be advised that if you're holding out for one of the vinyl copies of BIOG,.
Check it! They never were--just a rocking quartet with a terrific songwriter up top named Rhett Miller. They've just put out their best album in seven years. Blame It On Gravity is noticeably more taut and focused than their earlier albums--more delicate, too.
Robert Christgau wonders whether, as with so many songwriters before him, Miller's personal pain has picked up his game. In these post-Tin Pan Alley days, most good songwriters play with the first person so it's impossible to know what's life and what's art--that's part of the power of the form. Lisa Johnson hide caption. Alt-country favorites the Old 97's are as reliable as a worn pair of cowboy boots and an old flannel shirt.
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Other bands establish themselves as models of consistency. Still other bands take a while to find themselves. And then there are bands like the Old 97s, who blast out of the gate, establish themselves as models of consistency, take a while to find themselves, and then, fifteen years in, deliver a glorious record that sums up everything about them that fans have always loved.
Blame it on Gravity, a song powerhouse of an album, finds the band turning up the amps and returning to the satisfying crunch of its early records. There are triumphant windmilling riffs, squalls of feedback, and upward spirals of guitar noise -- and that's just in the first song, "The Fool. Blame It on Gravity came together during a three-month recording session that doubled as a homecoming. Produced by up and coming producer, Salim Nourallah, the album superbly combines the various elements of rock, punk, classic country and pop displayed on previous releases.
Selections: 1. The Fool 2. Dance With Me 3. No Baby I 4.
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