Listen to music from Toadies like Possum Kingdom, Tyler & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Toadies. Toadies are an alternative rock band from Fort Worth, Texas. The band's best known lineup consisted of Vaden Todd Lewis (guitar, vocals) Mark Reznicek (drums), Lisa Umbarger (bass), and Clark Vogeler (guitar). When the band reformed in 2006, Umbarger amicably declined to participate and has been replaced by Doni Blair. They are best known for the hit single "Possum Kingdom," from their album Rubberneck. This song was named after Possum Kingdom State Park, in Palo Pinto County, Texas.
The Toadies are making the most of their second chance at music, recently prolonging their stay in the studio to extend their 'Play. Music' EP into a full album. The result is a fresh sounding rock record that fits right in with the top releases of their career. Loudwire had a chance to sit down with singer Vaden Todd Lewis to discuss the 'Play. Music' album, their bizarre video for the single 'Summer of the Strange,' and their annual summer bash, Dia De Los Toadies.
Only the second collection of new material since the Toadies went indie in the late 2000s (2010's Feeler was a revival of an album lost in the battles with their major), Play. finds the Toadies in lean fighting form, sticking to their signatures but articulating them with clarity and muscle. One of the striking things about Play. is how big and bright it sounds, its riffs almost sparkling in the Texas sunlight, the clarity offering an effective distraction from the band's lingering dark lyrical obsessions
Label: Kirtland Records – KR-64.
Heretics is the sixth studio album by the alternative rock band Toadies. It was released in September 2015 by independent record label Kirtland Records. The studio album "re-imagines and reinterprets" several of the band's previously released songs, including the band's most popular single, "Possum Kingdom". The album also features two new songs and a cover of Blondie's 1979 hit single Heart of Glass. Vaden Todd Lewis - Rhythm Guitar/Vocals. Clark Vogeler - Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals.
are some of the best the Toadies have ever released. The trademarks of the band are all present Lewis howl, the chugging guitars, the unrepentant angst but they're also improved upon. Without question, it is: With the band's second successful stint now having lasted almost as long as the initial run, 'Play. shows off a band in full stride, an outfit with renewed vigor and, perhaps most important, a group with a clear and confident understanding of itself. This new album has a lot more in common with the earlier stuff, right down to the sound of the guitars. Upon first listen, the songs didn't strike me as particularly catchy.
Album · 2012 · 12 Songs. See All. No Deliverance. Best of Toadies - Live from Paradise.
is the fifth studio album by Toadies produced and mixed by Chris "Frenchie" Smith at The Bubble studio in Austin,TX. It was released July 31, 2012 on Kirtland Records. It's the first Toadies album to feature Doni Blair on bass On March 13, 2012, a promotional music video of the first single "Summer of the Strange" was posted on Vogeler's YouTube.
Rattler's Revival, 03:09. It's the first Toadies album to feature Doni Blair on bass. Originally, the band had planned to release the album. 2012 studio album by Toadies.