Song of the Week: Alabama Shakes – Always Alright
Brendan | On 25, Feb 2013
Don’t start looking to buy Alabama Shakes new track titled “Always Alright”, despite the fact that we’re letting you in on the big secret. “Always Alright” is our Song of the Week, something we hold dearly each and every week In fact, if you haven’t yet listened to our favorite song last week, check it out here.
As we were looking more into where this song actually came from, we stumbled on some interesting news from the band’s official website:
Update 2/23: our episode of SNL is re-airing tonight (Saturday) at 10 PM Eastern, check it out if you missed last week!
From last saturday…: We just finished playing Saturday Night Live and are pretty fired up. Thanks again for having us, you guys are so legit. That second song we played is a newer one, called Always Alright, you mighta heard it in the movie Silver Linings Playbook. But if you haven’t yet, we’d love for you to check it out – just click the download button below!
Oddly enough, without even knowing it prior to the Oscars last night, “Always Alright” hit us just right this past week. As a fantastic follow-up to a more popular track from Alabama Shakes, “Hold On” chalked in at #45 on our best songs of 2012. Their album Boys & Girls arrived in early 2012.