"It wasn't called the Waco Brothers yet -- it was called Jonboy & Deano's Church of Country and Western Music. And it was at the Rainbo Club in Chicago. It was just me and Dean doing maudlin country covers. And Tracey [Dear] turned up with a mandolin and got on stage. They paid us some money and gave us free beer,...Read more
This is Fresh Air. And these are The Waco Brothers!
"With each succeeding album, the Waco Brothers have become less ironic, more sincere and forthright in speaking truth to country rock as a...Read more
"A beautifully shot lyric video for the song, which goes well beyond the standard lyric video and feels a lot more like a short film. Chicago filmmaker Dave Anderson made the video and filled it with...Read more
The Waco Brothers have returned, and they're ready to take over the world for the TENTH time. To whet your Waco whistle, here's a totally rippin' new song "Receiver" streaming via Rolling Stone! Listen here. It's from the band's upcoming album Going Down in History, out Feb. 26. Pre-order on CD, vinyl LP, or digital...Read more
Rolling Stone made a list of the 35 most anticipated country albums of 2016, and The Waco Brothers make a mighty appearance for their upcoming album Going Down in History! See the Wacos high-kicking in Rolling Stone here.
"Time-honored country-punk formula of Half-Cash/Half-Clash, with the sound turned way up and the polish way, way down." - Rolling Stone Country