THE 11th studio album from alt-country heroes Drive-By Truckers is their State of the Union address.
“I don’t want there to be any doubt as to which side of this discussion we fall on,” one of the Georgia band’s chief songwriters Patterson Hood explains.
Thus, over the top of crunching guitars, the lucid and often angry lyrics written by Hood and his compadre Mike Cooley are crystal clear.
Opener Ramon Casino looks at the forgotten history of the National Rifle Association, Guns of Umpqua laments another school massacre in the US, while... read more
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