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Two-time Grammy winner Jason Isbell and his stellar band the 400 Unit are putting the final touches on their highly anticipated follow up to 2015’s Something More Than Free. The new album was recorded at the legendary RCA Studio A in Nashville with Grammy Award-winner Dave Cobb returning as producer. Cobb produced Something More Than Free and Isbell’s acclaimed breakthrough album Southeastern (2013). The new, yet-to-be-titled collection will officially be the first Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit album since 2011’s critically acclaimed Here We Rest. Read more »
In 2014, John Darnielle's novel Wolf in White Van spent several weeks on the New York Times Bestseller List and was nominated for the National Book Award. On April 7, 2015 Darnielle and his band the Mountain Goats returned with Beat the Champ a collection of songs about professional wrestling. “I wrote these songs to re-immerse myself in the blood and fire of the visions that spoke to me as a child, and to see what more there might be in them now that I’m grown,” Darnielle says of Beat the Champ's 12 songs. The Mountain Goats is John Darnielle, Peter Hughes, and Jon Wurster. Read more »