Archive for The Toadies

Texas Music, August Edition

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on August 11, 2008 by 30daysout

Greetings from the ol’ Lone Star State!  Today let’s take a look at some new music coming out of these parts:

Okkervil River make their home in Austin, despite being named after a Russian short story.  Their newest, The Stand Ins, comes out this September.  “Pop Lie” is an early taste from this indie rock outfit.

The Toadies, from Fort Worth, broke up in 2001 but they’re baaaaaack, with a new album, No Deliverance, a tour and some nice new rock sounds.  Surely you remember the alt-rock hit “Possum Kingdom” …

Continue reading