Artist - Whiskey Myers
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Texas six-piece Whiskey Myers have marked out a sonic patch of turf that feels immediately recognisable as a concoction of Red Dirt and Southern Rock, with a healthy dose of straight-shooting Rock ‘n’ Roll thrown in for good measure.

Yet when you scratch beneath the surface of Whiskey Myers’ most popular tracks, the terrain becomes a lot harder to map. They’re not afraid to stray from the dirt-road tracks and surprise fans with a gospel-infused anthem or a bluesy twist.

Nonetheless, the songs that have gained the most prominence have been the grittier, Skynyrd-inspired anthems, epitomised on blazing tracks such as ‘Rolling Stone’, ‘Die Rockin’’ and ‘Frogman’.

Whiskey Myers released Firewater in 2011 and Early Morning Shakes in 2014 with mixed success, but saw their stock rise dramatically when they were chosen to be a part of the hit Yellowstone TV series. Not only did they play on screen, but a number of songs, such as ‘Stone’, have made it onto the show’s hugely popular soundtrack.

This led to their whole catalogue being propelled into the Top Ten of the iTunes Country Chart, and helped to build momentum for a series of emphatic live shows across both the US and the UK.

The band put out their latest album, Tornillo, in the summer of 2022, a self-produced, guitar-driven and emotionally rich journey through Texas that again found the band testing out exciting new sonic waters.

  • Full name: Cody Cannon, Cody Tate, John Jeffers, Jeff Hogg, Jamey Gleaves and Tony Kent
  • Hometown: Palestine, Texas
  • Genre: Country
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BREAKINGZach Bryan, Whiskey Myers, Colter Wall and More to Perform at Under the Big Sky Festival 2023

By Maxim Mower, November 30, 2022

Attendees at the Montana-based festival will also see sets from the likes of Charley Crockett, Hank Williams Jr. and Caamp.

Artist - Whiskey Myers
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ESSENTIALSThe Best Whiskey Myers Songs

By Hal Horowitz, November 24, 2022

15 of the best songs by the proud Southern rockers

Whiskey Myers - Tornillo Album Cover
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ALBUM REVIEWWhiskey Myers - Tornillo

By Hal Horowitz, July 25, 2022

With Tornillo, the band push the limited borders of Southern Rock wider with creativity and faith in their own substantial talents.