Tag Archives: ATO Records

Drive By Truckers- English Oceans

Great Album, typical Drive By Truckers. This album is a solid mix of slow and fast songs, and is super easy to listen to. Twangy guitars, solid vocals… Give it a listen. FCC: 1 RIYL: Cracker, Gov’t Mule, Frank Turner Play: 12, 3, 4, 2

OKKERVIL RIVER – “THE SILVER GYMNASIUM”

The Silver Gymnasium, a nostalgic album about frontman Will Sheff’s hometown of Meriden, New Hampshire, circa 1986. Americana-Rock with a Bruce Springsteen feel and adding synthesizers from a New Order influence. PLAY: 1, 2, 5, 6, 11 FCC: 3, 8, 10 RIYL: Dr. Dog, Wilco, Decemberists, Shins, Wolf Parade

Caitlin Rose- The Stand-In

This seems like a country album, but a country album from 1958, circa Patsy Cline. It has a lot of character and sound. While at times, it relies heavily on conventional song-writing conventions, you’ll love it if you dig classic country rock heroes. At times sad, at others quick-witted and daring, this album is worth […]