"These happen all the time," Doe said in a statement. "But it's rare that anyone remembers them the morning after, let alone follows through and makes it a reality."
In an atypical turn of events, the conversation stuck, and the guys actually followed through. The result is Country Club, an album chock full of country classics that glimmer with hints of 1960s Nashville pop and Bakersfield, Calif. electro honky tonk.
Country Club covers the likes of Merle Haggard and Waylon Jennings but also boasts four original songs (three by The Sadies and one by Doe and his X songwriting partner Exene Cervenka).
Yep Roc Records will release the album on April 14.
Tracklisting:1. Stop the World and Let Me Off2. Husbands and Wives3. 'Til I Get It Right
4. It Just Dawned on Me5. Now and Then THere's a Fool Such as I6. The Night Life
7. The Sudbury Nickel8. Before I Wake9. I Still Miss Someone10. The Cold Hard Facts of Life
11. Take These Chains from My Heart12. Help Me Make It Through the Night13. Are the Good Times Really Over for Good14. Detroit City15. Pink Mountain Rag
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