Drive-By Truckers

Watch Drive-By Truckers Cover Tom Petty’s “The Waiting”

Southern rock road warriors Drive-By Truckers are back out on tour in support of last year’s great American Band, and like many musicians, they’ve been…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / October 6, 2017

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: The Avalanches, Portishead, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from resurfaced Australian dance heads, Southern guitar-slingers, and more.
SPIN Staff / June 24, 2016

Jason Isbell Talks to ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ About His Solo Career, Getting Sober

CBS Sunday Morning profiled former Drive-By Trucker Jason Isbell, who recently came out with third solo album, Something More Than Free. In the conversation, the…
Rachel Brodsky / August 9, 2015

The Drive-By Truckers’ ‘English Oceans’ Gets Stuck Between a Groove and a Rut

6SPIN Rating: 6 of 10Release Date: March 04, 2014Label: ATODrive-By Truckers began as a great band that wrote good songs, and have turned into a…
Alfred Soto / March 4, 2014

Drive-By Truckers, ‘Go-Go Boots’ (ATO)

Drive-by Truckers' ninth full-length bears the mark of recent collaborators Booker T. Jones and Bettye LaVette, with a late-night soul vibe and two covers of…
David Menconi / February 15, 2011

Vic Chesnutt: When the Bottom Fell Out

Last Christmas, Vic Chesnutt delivered on the promise of a career's worth of haunting, darkly comic songs and took his own life. David Peisner talks…
David Peisner / June 11, 2010

Reviews: Drive-By Truckers, ‘The Big To-Do’

7SPIN Rating: 7 of 10Release Date: March 16, 2010Label: ATOThe old comedy adage goes that if it bends, it's funny, but if it breaks, it's…
David Menconi / March 8, 2010

New Albums from Drive-By Tuckers, A.A. Bondy and More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / September 1, 2009

Drive-By Truckers, ‘The Fine Print (A Collection of Oddities and Rarities (2003-2009)’ (New West)

Cliché or not, Drive-By Truckers' leftovers really are better than most bands' main course. Comprised of a dozen scraps, the majority from the era of…
Jon Young / August 31, 2009

Halloween Costume Photos: MGMT, Hold Steady, and More!

Musicians took the stage Halloween night in costumes ranging from a mariachi band to the Kool Aid man. Check out photos of MGMT, Ting Tings,…
William Goodman / November 3, 2008

Turn Up the Vote: Drive-By Truckers

Drive-By Truckers guitarist/vocalist Patterson Hood says he isn't happy about "the whole direction of the country." He recently spoke with about the most important…
SPIN Staff / August 27, 2008

Hold Steady, Drive-By Truckers Map Co-Headlining Tour

Who? America's booze-swilling barkers the Hold Steady and Southern-rock savants Drive-By Truckers.
Larry Fitzmaurice / August 18, 2008

The View From Rothbury Festival

Each stateside summer music festival has its own distinct atmosphere: Lollapalooza's bustling Chicago cityscape; Coachella's desert backdrop; and Bonnaroo's southern farmlands to name a few.
William Goodman / July 11, 2008

Backstage at Bonnaroo: Drive-By Truckers

Thanks to the band's fans, we received a ton of fan-generated questions for Drive-By Truckers, and our William Goodman asked a few to Drive-By Truckers'
SPIN Staff / June 16, 2008