Bonus MP3: Old 97's -- "The Grand Theatre"
Rightfully so, we think. The disc, as we've said before, is a throwback 97's release--a good-time drinking disc filled with train and local references, all backed by a sense of urgency lacking in the last few 97's discs.
We'll have much more on the new album in the coming weeks--and, in next week's paper, some insight from the band and its producer, Salim Nourallah, on the efforts that went in to recording this new release.
You'll have to wait a few more days for those insights, but you won't have to wait any longer to get a free taste of the album. The band's been kind enough to pass along the disc's lead and title track along as a free download for DC9 readers. Give it a listen after the jump.
Bonus mp3: Old 97's -- "The Grand Theatre"