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The Jayhawks are an American alt-country and rock band that began in the mid-1980s. On hiatus from 2005 to 2009, the band reunited and, in September 2011, released a new album, "Mockingbird Time".

Led by the gifted songwriting, impeccable playing, and honeyed harmonies of vocalists/guitarists Gary Louris and Mark Olson, the Jayhawks' shimmering blend of country, folk, and bar band rock made them one of the most widely…

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  • This is like listening to the reincarnation of the Byrds or The Flying Buritto Brothers. Wonderful, very nostalgic melodies, great musicians.
  • Ótima banda!
  • Should be as well-known as Wilco, wonderful band. Discovered these guys on a blind purchase in a record store in Maine on a summer day and I haven't been disappointed yet.
  • Brilliant.
  • "Better to be great than famous." - Gary Louris, frontman of the "world's unluckiest band," The Jayhawks, discusses the "difficult" Dixie Chicks, the power of the subconscious and "Better Days," the song that he wrote for a woman who he still loves to this day...Michelle Mcadorey: http://www.songfacts.com/blog/interviews/gary_louris_of_the_jayhawks/
  • Meh
  • r_m
    yes, they are touring next year: http://www.jayhawksofficial.com/shows.html
  • Discovered this band on last.fm. Truly excellent.
  • I want to finally see them live at some point, are they touring?
  • Lees het artikel over het meesterwerk 'Tomorrow the Green Grass' van The Jayhawks in New Folk Sounds 137 (oktober/november 2011). www.newfolksounds.nl

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