It might get loved: Velvet Truckstop is ready for a Southern rock revival, thanks to a new Johnny Sandlin-produced album. photo by Parker J Pfister

Full throttle

The name Velvet Truckstop works off of two disparate images: a velvet Elvis and an interstate diner. But it calls to mind something else — something decidedly Southern, yet traveled; something blue collar, yet decadent; something familiar, yet slightly dangerous. All of which work pretty well when it comes to the sound of the local […]