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Futurebirds – “Hotel Parties”

Futurebirds are an Athens, Georgia-based band who have distilled all the best parts of Southern rock into their own slow-burning, glimmering sound. Hotel Parties is the follow-up to their 2013 sophomore album Baba Yaga, and their debut, 2010’s Hampton’s Lullaby. Earlier this summer we premiered one of Hotel Parties’ initial songs, the moody, gleaming “twentyseven,” […]

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Futurebirds – “twentyseven” (First Listen)

Bands often live two separate lives: their life on the road and their life at home. Atlanta twangers Futurebirds’ new album, aptly titled Hotel Parties, revolves around balancing these two lives, trying to keep one from destroying the other — sometimes unsuccessfully. The album isn’t out until September, but today we premiere “twentyseven,” a gleaming, […]