Who knew that the self-professed bar band's songs would make perfect teaching material for high school kids? The group joined Mary Lucia to perform acoustic versions of their songs and discuss the educational benefits of rocking out to the Hold Steady.
Songs: "You Gotta Dance (with who you came to the dance with)," "Cattle and the Creeping Things," and "Stuck Between Stations"
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- Hold Steady performs in studio They may call New York City their home now, but their the sights and sounds of their hometown of Minneapolis. The group joined Mary Lucia in the Current studios to perform and discuss life in the big city.
- The Hold Steady hold court The Hold Steady's last release, Separation Sunday, was a concept album. Singer Craig Finn's inspiration for their new critically acclaimed album Boys and Girls in America was a line from Kerouac's On the Road: "boys and girls in America have such a sad time together."