The Gourds

Old Mad Joy
Release Date: September 13th, 2011

One of roots music’s most fervent leaders, Texas greats, The Gourds will be releasing their Vanguard Records debut, Old Mad Joy, on September 13th. Produced by Larry Campbell at the infamous Levon Helm Studios a.k.a. ‘The Barn’, Old Mad Joy embraces the eccentric character and sonic range of the band while pushing their sound to the next level.

Press Release:
The Gourds Release ‘Old Mad Joy’ PR , word doc
The Gourds Begin National Tour PR, word doc
Larry Campbell Produces The Gourds PR, word doc
The Gourds’ Songwriters Earn Comparisons to The Band PR, word doc

The Gourds Biography, word doc

Tour Poster:
The Gourds Poster Graphic, PDF

What The Press Is Saying About The Gourds:
Old Mad Joy Quote Sheet, word doc
USA Today
Huffington Post
AOL The Boot

Photos: 300 dpi (click to download)