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Legendary Shack Shakers Release New Album, Tour

The Legendary Shack Shakers: The Southern SurrealPunk/rockabilly/blues band The Legendary Shack Shakers has returned with The Southern Surreal, the band’s first album since 2010’s AgriDustrial.

Co-produced by the group’s double bassist and co-founder Mark Robertson, the record with a Southern gothic theme features contributions from actor Billy Bob Thornton (who pens a song) and Jesus Lizard guitarist Duane Denison.

Check out “Mud” from The Southern Surreal:

The Southern Surreal is available on CD, vinyl and as a digital download (iTunes and Amazon MP3).

The band is also hitting the road this fall to support the record:

DateVenueLocation
Sep. 17Mercy LoungeNashville, Tennessee
Sep. 18The Rebel LoungePhoenix, Arizona
Sep. 19Folk Revival Festival 2015, Rainbow Lagoon ParkLong Beach, California
Sep. 21Sayers Club, SLS Las VegasLas Vegas, Nevada
Sep. 22The CasbahSan Diego, California
Sep. 24Lancaster Moose LodgeLancaster, California
Sep. 25Bottom of the HillSan Francisco, California
Sep. 26The AtriumSanta Cruz, California
Sep. 29Dante’sPortland, Oregon
Sep. 30The Tractor TavernSeattle, Washington
Oct. 1NeuroluxBoise, Idaho
Oct. 2Sun Valley BreweryHailey, Idaho
Oct. 3Area 51Salt Lake City, Utah
Oct. 4Hi-DiveDenver, Colorado
Oct. 5Aggie TheatreFort Collins, Colorado
Oct. 7Reverb LoungeOmaha, Nebraska
Oct. 8Rose Music HallColumbia, Missouri
Oct. 9Dg’s Tap HouseAmes, Iowa
Oct. 10KryptoniteRockford, Illinois
Nov. 10The HauntBrighton, UK
Nov. 11White Hart LydgateSaddleworth, UK
Nov. 12BroadcastGlasgow, UK
Nov. 13VoodooBelfast, UK
Nov. 16Colston HallBristol, UK
Nov. 17The ClunyNewcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK
Nov. 18The GarageLondon, UK
Nov. 19CharlatanGent, Belgium
Nov. 20Luxor LiveArnhem, Netherlands
Nov. 21SpeedfestEindhoven, Netherlands

The Southern Surreal Track List:

  1. Cow Tools
  2. Mud
  3. MisAmerica
  4. The Grinning Man
  5. Cold
  6. Dead Bury the Dead
  7. The One that Got Away
  8. Young Heart, Old Soul
  9. Fool’s Tooth
  10. The Dog Was Dead (feat. Billy Bob Thornton)
  11. Down to the Bone
  12. Christ Alrighty
  13. Demon Rum
  14. The Buzzard and the Bell
  15. Born Under a Bad Sign