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Here we go!

October 11, 2010

Welcome to the new official Old 97’s website. What’s going on here? Well, we’ve basically taken the exhaustive information and tireless fandom of the beloved hitbyatrain.com, updated the design with sexy new social media goodness, and added an element that’s been missing from old97s.com for a long time: actual band involvement. That’s right. You’ve probably noticed that the guys are popping up all over the web right now. Murry is manning the official Facebook page, Rhett is flooding YouTube with video diaries — it’s a brave new world. Expect Rhett, Murry, Ken and Phillip to contribute to this site fairly often. We’ll be sharing rare music, too, so don’t miss it.

How can you help? Well, you can always join the Old 97’s Flickr group to share your photos. And be sure to “like” us on Facebook, and follow both @old97s and @rhettmiller on Twitter. Links to all three are at the bottom of the page. But while you’re here, check out the new forum and jump in the conversation yourself. We’re glad to have you.

8 Comments

  1. Great new site!!! We can never get enough Old 97’s

  2. Looking forward to picking up the new album today!

  3. Happiness is a sweet site.

  4. Love the look and the substance of the new site! I can tell that much thought went into it, to make it look so effortless. Great job.

  5. Just got your CD this morning and I love it! Looking forward to seeing y’all tonight in Dallas at Border’s, right next to my old home in The Village.

  6. Huzzah!!!

    • 10/13/2010
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    Cool site. Me likey. Now add Raleigh to your fall tour and make me do the happy dance.

  7. So excited for the new album! Any chance there will be a vinyl release in the near future, as you did with Blame It On Gravity?

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