Lydia Loveless takes the pop classic "I Would Die 4 U" for a spin while Cory Branan slows it down with his take on the 1986 weirdo swan song "Under the Cherry Moon."
Andrew Bird covers Robbie Fulks's "I'll Trade You Money For Wine" (with Nora O'Connor) and Robbie Fulks returns the favor with a cover of Bird's 2001 song "Core and Rind" on the B-side. Limited edition 7" vinyl single.
An early glimpse into the songwriting possibilities that would be later realized on Ryan Adam's debut solo album Heartbreaker.
This is some stone cold country rock, my friends. Dig out yer dad's fringed leather jacket and catch the groove
Kelly and Neko nestle up to each other, with only a thin layer of vinyl betwixt them, and channel the rebellious spirit of the Coal Miner's Daughter.
Neko Case and The Sadies got together for this little tip of the hat to the time honored country music trope of the murder ballad.
A fun-filled themed split single. Whiskeytown spins their tires on the gravel on this pedal to the floor rocker, while Neko sings a mournful ballad about her fave car.
First Waco recording: their two-fisted ode to our country's political and moral decline backed by their blazing rendition of Jimmy Cliff's country anthem.
We remember being absolutely FLOORED when Rhett played us this song for the first time. There is a roughness, an anger to it, yet, as with all thing 97, it's tuneful as hell.