Monthly Archives: October 2012
Stoked to announce that music from The Whippoorwill will appear on NEXT week's (Oct. 30) episode of Sons of Anarchy, episode 508 "Ablation." Tune-in to FX at 10/9CT to watch and find out which song from the new album will go down in SAMCRO history. Join us on Twitter to help #SpreadTheSmoke and chatter during the show and find out how you could win a SIGNED copy of The Whippoorwill after it airs!
Return the yard with Smoke and Taylor Guitars. "One Horse Town" from the In The Backyard Sessions for your viewing pleasure:
Charlie recently chatted with the fine folks of Relix Magazine. Find out what he had to say about recording The Whippoorwill and more:"Donâ€™t expect Charlie Starr, frontman of Blackberry Smoke, to cut his hair anytime soon. Although Starr might not fight lionsâ€”as Samson did when he lost his strength after his hair was cut according to the Bibleâ€”he and his bandmates have battled for years to rise through the musical ranks. So the hair thing, well, why take chances?â€œThat one guy has his hair cut,â€ says Starr. â€œAnd we know how that turned out.â€ After more than 12 years of bumping along back roads and highways and playing 250 gigs annually, Blackberry Smoke has gained some musical traction. In the early days, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top and Kid Rock were names on their iPod playlists. Now,
Ready, set, weekend. Relive all the action from The Boot Campaign's Boot Ride and Rally, where Smoke appeared with the cast of Sons of Anarachy a few months back. Psst! Some Smoke music might be making an appearance in an episode of Sons later this season... stay tuned for more!
You read right, folks! Blackberry Smoke is hittin' the road with The Zac Brown Band and fellow Southern Ground Artist, Levi Lowrey this fall. Check out the dates below to see if they are coming to a city near you and grab your tickets now!Charlie, Brit, Richard, Brandon and Paul will head to the merchandise booth directly following their set each night to meet with y'all. Be sure to come by and say howdy! 9/28 - Columbus Crew Stadium - Columbus, OH 9/29 - Blossom Music Center - Cuyahoga Falls, OH 9/30 - First Midwest - Chicago, IL 10/10 -