Related Artists

Robert Earl Keen


Rhett Miller


Son Volt


Drive-By Truckers


Justin Townes Earle


Joseph Arthur


Josh Ritter


James McMurtry


Hayes Carll


Wilco

Old 97's


Home > Music > O > Old 97's


Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, USA
Years Active: 1993–present
Genres: Alt-country, Country Rock, Roots Rock

Old 97's are an alternative country band from Dallas, Texas. They are recognized as pioneers of the alt-country movement during the mid to late 1990s. Most songs are written and sung by lead singer Rhett Miller, with bassist Murry Hammond picking up the vocals on one or two tracks per album. Hammond also handled a number of country covers, especially in the band's earlier years. Initially a popular Dallas bar band, Old 97's toured the country after releasing their first album, 1994's “Hitchhike to Rhome” and 1995's split EP release “Stoned / Garage Sale” with fellow Dallas band Funland on Idol Records. In Chicago, they caught the attention of Bloodshot Records and were signed to rec... Continue Bio >>


Music:
Listen to Old 97's
and similar artists - Play Now
All Albums >>

Latest Tracks:
Longer Than You've Been Alive
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song
Give It Time
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song
Let's Get Drunk & Get It On
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song
This Is The Ballad
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song
Wheels Off
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song
Nashville
On: Most Messed Up
$1.29 Buy Song

More Tracks >>


Photos:

Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
Old_97's
View All Pictures >>