The Gourds

This irreverent Austin alt-country and bluegrass quintet exploded in the early days of Napster thanks to a hilarious cover of Snoop's Gin and Juice. Well, sort of – the file was mislabeled, attributed to other quirky-cover jamband acts like Phish and Widespread Panic by befuddled listeners who had no idea what they were hearing and just decided to take their best guess. When Haymaker! came out this past January, they were able to do it entirely on their own terms but that didn't necessarily make everything smooth and straightforward – they're still as odd and unpredictable as ever, and maybe even a little more proud of it now.

Jim Waive and the Young Divorcees open.

Jim Waive and the Young Divorcees - Strike A Match