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American Rambler with Colin Woodward

Jun 1, 2016

Wes Freed does the brilliant artwork for the Alabama southern rock band Drive-By Truckers. He is also a musician and Virginia native, who has lived in Richmond for decades. He’s played with the bands Mudd Helmet, Dirtball, and the Shiners. His latest outfit is Mag Bats.

On this episode, Wes talks with Colin about growing up in the Shenandoah Valley, his college days at Virginia Commonwealth University, Gwar, and how Southern Rock Opera changed his life.

It’s a long talk, recorded on Wes’s front porch in Richmond. This guy is the real deal. Check it out!