Southern Rock Opera - Drive-By Truckers
Track Listing
  1. Days of Graduation
  2. Ronnie and Neil
  3. 72 (This Highway's Mean)
  4. Dead, Drunk, and Naked
  5. Guitar Man Upstairs
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  1. Days of Graduation
  2. Ronnie and Neil
  3. 72 (This Highway's Mean)
  4. Dead, Drunk, and Naked
  5. Guitar Man Upstairs
  6. Birmingham
  7. The Southern Thing
  8. The Three Great Alabama Icons
  9. Wallace
  10. Zip City
  11. Moved
  12. Let There Be Rock
  13. Road Cases
  14. Women Without Whiskey
  15. Plastic Flowers on the Highway
  16. Cassie's Brother
  17. Life in the Factory
  18. Shut Up and Get on the Plane
  19. Greenville to Baton Rouge
  20. Angels and Fuselage
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Don't be deterred by the rather misleading title. Not a rock opera in the sense of Tommy or Jesus Christ Superstar, this sprawling double disc is more akin to a song cycle about Southern rock, in particular Lynyrd Skynyrd. Almost six years in the making, the Drive-By Truckers have created a startlingly intelligent work that proudly stands with the best music of their obvious inspiration. Largely written and conceived by lead trucker Patterson Hood (son of famed Muscle Shoals bassist David Hood), who sings the majority of ...

Southern Rock Opera 2002, Universal Distribution

UPC: 008817030821

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