In this episode of “This Song” Elizabeth McQueen sits down with most of the members of the Austin outlaw country band Crooks. Guitar player Ryan Goebel, Trumpet and percussion player Doug Day, accordion player Anthony Ortiz Junior, drummer Joey Bybee and songwriter/guitar player Josh Mazor all talk about all the various influences they bring to their raucous mix of country, rock and conjunto.
Crooks have a new record out called Wildfire, and might be coming to your town to play a show! You can check out their tour schedule here.
Listen to the Crooks live Studio 1A performance here.
You can download the live version of “Fork in the Road” here as part of our “Song of the Day” Series. If you want a cool new song delivered to you daily you can subscribe to “Song of the Day” on iTunes here.
You can listen to the Crooks “My KUTX” guest DJ set here.