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Five years ago, when the estimable North Carolina indie Merge Records turned 20, it threw itself a big anniversary festival, and now it's doing the same thing on its 25th anniversary. The Merge 25…   Read Story »
Marc Trovillion, the original bassist of Lambchop, died of a heart attack on October 10th at age 56. Trovillion was at his home in Chattanooga, TN. "Marc was a charter member of Lambchop," writes…   Read Story »
Adult Swim's Squidbillies attracts a pretty high caliber of guest -- Todd Barry, Lucinda Williams, Chad Ochocinco -- so really, Lambchop is just one more. The Nashville band handled the show's theme…   Read Story »
Nashville alt-country heroes Lambchop were last seen on late night TV in 2004 when they played Conan (it was their second appearance on that show; in '99 they backed Vic Chestnutt). So Friday night's…   Read Story »
After helming Lambchop's great wrestling-themed "Gone Tomorrow" video, director Zack Spiger returns to direct the band's mellow, meditative "2B2" video, which shows the Nashville alt-country lifers…   Read Story »
My two favorite music videos this week were slow, lyrical depictions of combat sports full of squalid shots of slovenly audience members and slow-motion images of gladiators at work. So, a note to…   Read Story »
Nashville veterans Lambchop now have a video for their beautifully sprawling seven-minute country-soul ramble "Gone Tomorrow," and it's a good one. In director Zack Spiger's clip, Lambchop frontman…   Read Story »
Here it is, the first mix of The Last Year. So far we've had a flood of good music these first few weeks of 2012, which in fairness is probably just the result of bands wisely holding back on…   Read Story »
Nashville alt-country mainstays Lambchop are gearing up to release album number 11 Mr. M, and we've already posted album opener "If Not I'll Just Die." Below, you can download another taste: A…   Read Story »
Early next year, Kurt Warner's Nashville alt-country orchestra Lambchop will release Mr. M, their 11th album. Below, download "If I'll Not Just Die," the album's string-drenched opening…   Read Story »