Calling it quits at the end of 1999, the band released this live album as their going-away present. Recorded at the Down Town club in Johnson City, TN, this disc serves up a dozen originals drawn from the band's two full-lengths, along with a handful of covers. The band's strengths are well-displayed in this boisterous set, which ranges from punchy twang rockers like "Cry" to the more bucolic "Virginia Wa. Not surprisingly, these live renditions reveal a rawer, more energetic sound than the album versions.
The title is a playful reference to their decision to remove the letters "ice" from "The Viceroys" as a result of the threatened lawsuit. The album is described as a "solid reflection of their live show" and "jangling, melancholy country–rock". The band recorded it "live without a lot of bells and whistles, to get something out as quick as we could and go out and support it. .After road-weariness, Earle losing interest, and reaching their creative peak, the band decided to break up. They released a live album, Are You Through Yet?, recorded at a concert at the Down Home in Johnson City, Tennessee. The album is complemented as a "as a marvelous send-off, but it also provides a fine introduction to the.
The V-Roys, Category: Artist, Albums: Sooner or Later, Sooner or Later, Biography: Formed in Knoxville, TN, the V-Roys began to walk the fine line between rootsy country and cutting-edge alternative rock with their formation in 1994, comprising vocalist/guitarist Scott Miller, lead guitarist John Paul Keith, bassist Paxton Sellers, and drummer Jeff Bills. Monthly Listeners: 817, Where People Listen: Knoxville, Cleveland, Dallas, Chicago, Nashville. Just before the album was released in September 1996, Keith left the band and was replaced by Mike Harrison. In 1998, the V-Roys issued their sophomore effort, All About Town, again co-produced by Steve Earle. Two years later, Are You Through Yet? was released.
Are You Through Yet? sounds like a night out with a really good bar band, but still just a bar band, and not one that you can grow up with. More than anything else, the album makes a pretty good case for catching them live, but it's a little late for that.
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Christmas In the Country. In 1994, he helped form a band called the Viceroys, which ultimately morphed into The V-Roys to avoid confusion with existing groups of the time. The V-Roys were the first act signed on Steve Earle's E-Squared label.
Rule the Nation - Live.
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|5||Over The Mountain|
|6||Out Of This World|
|7||I Want My Money|
|9||Hold On To Me|
|10||Guess I Know I'm Right|
|13||Sooner Or Later|
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