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The Story Behind Every Song On Strand Of Oaks’ New Album Eraserland

Today, Tim Showalter returns with Eraserland, his sixth album as Strand Of Oaks. It almost didn't happen. As the touring behind 2017's Hard Love was…
Ryan Leas | March 22, 2019 - 11:13 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you feel it? That slow, soft opening to the year is behind us, and 2019 is officially getting started. This week brought us great-to-excellent…
Stereogum | January 18, 2019 - 3:07 pm

Sounding Board

Strand Of Oaks’ Harder Love Is A Glimpse Of What Hard Love Could Have Been

Almost exactly 11 months ago today, Tim Showalter released his fifth album under his moniker Strand Of Oaks, Hard Love. After the breakthrough and acclaim…
Ryan Leas | January 19, 2018 - 11:24 am

More Strand Of Oaks stories

Watch Strand Of Oaks Play Colbert With Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires

Next week, Tim Showalter, the burly rock classicist who records as Strand Of Oaks, will release the new album Eraserland. It's a big swing. Showalter…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2019 - 10:10 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Keys”

Timothy Showalter is releasing his sixth album under the Strand Of Oaks name soon. As we mentioned in our look at Eraserland's first single, "Weird
Connor Duffey | March 5, 2019 - 11:09 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Ruby”

Last month, heartland rocker Tim Showalter announced Eraserland, his sixth album under the name Strand Of Oaks. Recorded with the members of My Morning Jacket…
Peter Helman | February 19, 2019 - 10:50 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Weird Ways” Video

Just under two years ago, Tim Showalter released Hard Love, his fifth album under the Strand Of Oaks moniker. It was the successor to his…
Ryan Leas | January 15, 2019 - 10:07 am

Strand Of Oaks’ Tim Showalter & Surviving Magnolia Electric Co. Members Form Goshen Electric Co.

The centerpiece of Strand Of Oaks' 2014 breakout album HEAL was "JM," a mammoth tribute to the late Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. frontman…
Chris DeVille | September 18, 2018 - 11:08 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Passing Out”

On his way to the most recent Strand Of Oaks album Hard Love, there were a few other albums Tim Showalter could have made. And,…
Ryan Leas | December 5, 2017 - 10:38 am

Watch Strand Of Oaks Cover Tom Petty’s “Learning To Fly” In Columbus

Strand Of Oaks' Tim Showalter shared his thoughts on Tom Petty's "Don't Come Around Here No More" with us yesterday, and last night his band…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 5, 2017 - 1:17 pm

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

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Everything” Video

Earlier this year, Strand Of Oaks released a new album, Hard Love, and today the Tim Showalter project has shared a video for "Everything" from…
James Rettig | May 15, 2017 - 11:14 am

Watch Strand Of Oaks Play Three Songs On CBS This Morning

Timothy Showalter returned earlier this year with Hard Love, his fifth album under the name Strand Of Oaks. And today, he went on CBS This
Peter Helman | May 13, 2017 - 2:53 pm

Hear Strand Of Oaks Talk Hard Love, Cover Springsteen On Lance Armstrong’s Podcast

The definitive Strand Of Oaks interview this album cycle? That's definitely the Stereogum cover story by Ryan Leas. But don't sleep on Timothy Showalter's conversation…
Chris DeVille | April 10, 2017 - 8:22 pm
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