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Old 97's | Too Far To Care [15th Anniversary Edition]

What if the Beatles didn't have an audience? That's a crude way of putting the seminal talent of Old 97's vs. the size of their cult, a small swatch of rock fans not put off by Rhett Miller's extra-Texan twang and country fans who could stomach Philip Pe
Omnivore Records (2012)
By DAN WEISS  |  October 05, 2012

Old 97's | The Grand Theatre

When Old 97's are on — which they are most of the time on their eighth studio album — they're very, very on.
New West (2010)
By JEFF TAMARKIN  |  October 15, 2010

Nervous guy

In his better solo songs and the majority of the material he’s made with the alt-country band Old 97’s, Rhett Miller is a big-mouthed wannabe playboy on the verge of collapse.
Rhett Miller’s anxious and irresistible pop songs
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  March 26, 2010

Rhett Miller at the Stone Mountain Arts Center; Loudon Wainwright III at One Longfellow Square

A couple of wry, superlative songwriters are also in-state tonight. For more on the Stone Mountain Arts Center show by Old 97's frontman Rhett Miller...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010
Rhett Miller at the Regattabar

Rhett Miller at the Regattabar

When he's not fronting the Old 97's, Rhett Miller delivers pristine, catchy rock under his own name. That's put off some, but we're not gonna hate on...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010
Rhett Miller at the Narrows Center

Rhett Miller at the Narrows Center

Rhett Miller's solo work has been a bit softer than the twang-flecked rock he kicked around with the Old 97s, but the level of sage...
By webteam  |  March 17, 2010

2010 preview

What’s coming to the clubs
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 01, 2010

Old 97's

The guitars ring clear and true, the backbeat is snare-tight, the harmonies are heavenly, and the Old 97’s are back.
Blame It on Gravity | New West
By MIKE MILIARD  |  June 03, 2008

Show and tell

After a brief late-December break from the usual boatload of good shows, the flood picks up right where it left off in early January.
A whole new year of live music
By WILL SPITZ  |  January 04, 2008

Going on sale: November 2, 2007

M.I.A., Sheila Divine, Rhett Miller, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  October 31, 2007

Chairmen of the boards

Not unlike Swedish, Tagalog, and Esperanto, music is a language, with its own conjugations and (lewdly) dangling participles.
Our critics pick the 14 producers with the fattest, meanest beats
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 18, 2007


Nicolai Dunger

Sweden’s Nicolai Dunger has spent the past few years carving out a niche for himself as a consummate collaborator, working on recordings with The Soundtrack of Our Lives, Calexico, and Will Oldham.
Here’s My Song You Can Have It . . . I Don’t Want It Anymore/Yours 4-Ever | Zoë
By ELISABETH DONNELLY  |  April 04, 2006

Rhett Miller

Four years after his solo debut, it’s still hard to reconcile the image of the new Rhett Miller — romantically velvet-suited and chilling with his guitar — with the cowboy-shirted Rhett Miller of Old 97’s.
THE BELIEVER | Verve Forecast
By REBECCA MILZOFF  |  March 27, 2006

Going on sale, March 3, 2006

The Strokes, Avenged Sevenfold, Pinback and more
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By WILL SPITZ  |  March 01, 2006