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Q&A: Patterson Hood On Drive-By Truckers’ Angry Political Anthem “The Perilous Night”

Like many of us, Patterson Hood is mad as hell and has been for a while now. The Drive-By Truckers co-frontman has spent the past…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2017 - 9:41 am

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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

More Patterson Hood stories

List

74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

Premiere

Patterson Hood – “Airplane Screams”

Bonnie "Prince" Billy's recent "Treasure Maps" was part of a four-song compilation benefitting the Southern Poverty Law Center. The EP also features new music by…
Chris DeVille | March 7, 2017 - 9:33 am

Read Drive-By Truckers Frontman Patterson Hood’s NY Times Op-Ed About The Confederate Flag

Drive-By Truckers frontman Patterson Hood did the South proud today. Hood penned an op-ed for The New York Times about the Confederate Flag, a racist…
Caitlin White | July 9, 2015 - 1:27 pm

Patterson Hood – “Come Back Little Star”

Drive-By Truckers frontman Patterson Hood will release his third solo LP, Heat Lightning Rumbles In The Distance, in September, but the album's first single, "Come…
Michael Nelson | July 18, 2012 - 3:08 pm

Patterson Hood’s Downtown 13 Fights Proposed Athens Walmart

At this late date, you shouldn't need anyone to explain why the arrival of a Wal-Mart in your town is pretty bad news for the…
Tom Breihan | February 3, 2012 - 9:52 am

The ‘Gum Drop XCI: Hear New Patterson Hood, Win A Korg Kaossilator Dynamic Phrase Synthesizer

On April Fools' Day 1994, Patterson Hood moved to Athens, where he wrote an album's worth of songs called Murdering Oscar (and other love songs).
Brandon Stosuy | June 3, 2009 - 10:12 am

Patterson Hood – “Heavy And Hanging”

On April Fools' Day 1994, Patterson Hood moved to Athens, where he wrote an album's worth of songs called Murdering Oscar (and other love songs).
Brandon Stosuy | June 1, 2009 - 11:01 am

New Patterson Hood – “Polyanna” & “Pride Of The Yankees”

Drive-By Trucker Patterson Hood releases his second solo LP, Murdering Oscar (and other love songs), 6/23 on Ruth St. Records. On it he's backed by…
Scott Lapatine | April 16, 2009 - 7:12 pm

Patterson Hood Aims To Get Out The Vote With An MP3

Patterson always speaks to the big issues of the day, whether it's Thriller's anniversary or demanding records, so you knew he wasn't gonna sit this…
Amrit Singh | November 3, 2008 - 5:04 pm