Craig Finn's spoken vocals are a barrier to entry, but the Hold Steady's first two albums literally contain the beginning of the story. These deluxe editions have enough strong extras to warrant a look.
13 Dec 2016
American Songbook 2016 features the talents of Laura Jane Grace, Craig Finn, Vanessa Williams, Loudon Wainwright III and more in an intimate setting.
14 Jan 2016
Craig Finn: “When we started the Hold Steady, I was gazing back 15 years before that to when I was 20 or younger. Now, 15 years later, I’m looking back on being 30 and older, which is when I moved to New York.”
16 Oct 2015
Despite the departure of keyboardist Franz Nicolay at the beginning of the year, the band still more than lives up to their reputation as a great live act.
06 Dec 2010
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