News

Nov 08, 2016

Drive-By Truckers have shared a video for "Surrender Under Protest," a song from their latest album, American Band, which is out now via ATO. Lance Bangs directed the clip, which focuses on the Black Lives Matter movement and was clearly timed to election day.  More

Jun 09, 2011

Bright Eyes, St. Vincent, Mumford & Sons, Phoenix, and Wilco donate items to charity auction. Civil Wars Created Benefit to Aid Alabama. More

Drive-By Truckers Announce Tour

Also: Preview Track Available, Screenings of Documentary, Album Art Unveiled

Jan 26, 2010

Today is a good day for Southern rock fans because Drive-By Truckers just announced the first leg of The Big To-Do tour, screenings of their documentary, The Secret to a Happy Ending, and revealed that circus-themed album cover you're gazing at right now. More

Drive-By Truckers Sign to Dave Matthews’ ATO Records

Tenth LP, The Big To-Do, due March 16th

Dec 10, 2009

The imitable Muscle Shoals septet known as the Drive-By Truckers are bar flies that always keep a group huddled around them. Their  tenth full-length, The Big To-Do, sees the group roaring back for more revelry on March 16th. More

Jul 14, 2009

Playboy—that enterprise we all know and love—has announced the creation of a new video series for Playboy.com, which will feature artists covering their favorite artists. More

Drive-By Truckers Dust Off Old Tracks For Rarities Album

Austin City Limits CD / DVD Coming July 7th

Jun 09, 2009

Some die-hard Drive-By Truckers (DBT) fans were a little put off by the Athens, GA unit becoming slightly more countrified on their last studio album, Brighter Than Creation's Dark. Many welcomed the change-up (including myself) but a forthcoming odds-and-sodds compilation, entitled The Fine Print (A Collection Of Oddities and Rarities 2003-2008), looks to be tailor-made for devotees of the band's more Southern-rock-centric period. More



Reviews

English Oceans

English Oceans

ATO

May 01, 2014

It shouldn't come as a surprise to longtime Drive-By Truckers fans that the Athens, Ga.-based band's 10th album sees another lineup change. More

Live from Austin TX CD/DVD

Live from Austin TX CD/DVD

New West

Aug 03, 2009

The Drive-By Truckers live act is not exactly undocumented: Alabama Ass Whuppin' showcased the band in Athens from 2000, and they returned there in 2004 for a concert DVD, Live At the 40 WattLive From Austin TX features both CD and DVD, and finds the Truckers farther west and slightly more laid back—whether because of the setting or the mileage, can't say. The Austin City Limits stage set has a distressing, de-glamorizing effect on anyone who graces it; DBT is no exception. More