ZZ Top is hard at work on their first album since 2003's Mascalero.  They are working on new songs and some covers for the new CD anticipated this fall.

Meanwhile, the group teams up with Lynyrd Skynyrd for a spring tour called Rebels & Bandoleros.  They'll have 2 shows in upstate New York-
May 20: Big Flats, N.Y. (Tags Summer Stage)
May 21: Albany, N.Y. (Times Union Center

Here's one of my favorite ZZ Top tracks, the hard-drivin' blues of "Jesus Just Left Chicago"