Drivin’ N Cryin’ brings guitarist Warner Hodges along for their three-decade ride

Posted on: 29 July 2016

Fly Me Courageous and Mystery Road, the two most popular albums by Atlanta’s Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, are 25 and 27 years old, respectively. Those two albums were fascinating because, played back-to-back, the only similarity between the two seems to be the high, wounded howl of singer/guitarist/songwriter Kevn Kinney. Mystery Road is like a map of late-’80s college radio, wandering […]

Kevn Kinney’s Auto Shop and Magic Show at the City Winery, Atlanta GA

Posted on: 25 July 2016

A residency of every Tuesday in August featuring the songs of ‘Drivin n Cryin’ and Kevn Kinney. That’s music from over a dozen LP’s, spanning a thirty year career. Each night will feature a special guest  musician with some musical history connected with then band. These are evenings of be there or nowhere. Every night is a special deconstruction/reconstruction […]

Shows of the Week: 30 Years of Drivin N’ Cryin’, Still On the Road

Posted on: 18 July 2016

DRIVIN’ N’ CRYIN’ Satellite Bar, July 21   Like Dash Rip Rock, BoDeans, the Jayhawks, and a few others, Atlanta’s Drivin’ n’ Cryin’ belongs to that class of roots-rock bands formed in the mid-‘80s that never quite broke all the way through to the mainstream (outside a stray hit single or two) but continue reaping […]

Dig Me Out Podcast’s Review of Smoke

Posted on: 26 July 2016

This week our requested review takes us down South to Atlanta, GA to check out the fifth album Smoke by Drivin’ N Cryin’. After previously scoring a moderate hit “Fly Me Courageous” off the album of the same name, the band returned with this hard rock ode to the classic rock riffage of AC/DC, Aerosmith and Jimi Hendrix, with […]