Loading Events

Squirrel Nut Zippers

It was about 20 years ago when NPR’s Morning Edition said: “It’s not easy to categorize the music of the Squirrel Nut Zippers, except that it’s hot.”

2016 marked the 20th anniversary of the Squirrel Nut Zippers most celebrated and commercially successful album Hot.  Originally released in the summer of 1996, Hot was the follow up to the band’s critically acclaimed debut The Inevitable. By this time the group had already established a substantial live following across the country thanks to early support from NPR, college radio and non-commercial stations. Hot wound up selling over 1.3 million copies.

Last year, the Squirrel Nut Zippers performed their first set of tour dates since 2009 to sold out crowds across the country.  As Jimbo Mathus has said since the band’s re-launch, ‘it’s not a reunion, it’s a revival.’  The band are currently in the studio working on a new album which will be their first in seventeen years.

The Fillmore Blog

  • Watch: Japandroids on Colbert

    (Re)watch the excellent Japandroids on Colbert earlier this week & get tick...
    MORE

  • 2 nights with STS9 at The Masonic & The ...

    We're very pleased to announce two great nights with STS9 just added on Saturda...
    MORE

  • Willie Nelson August shows at The Fillmo...

    Due to a scheduling conflict, Willie Nelson's shows at The Fillmore originally s...
    MORE

  • Sponsors

  • citi
    Pepsi Co.
    lagunitas
    Cheap Pete’s
  • Latest Posts

  • Watch: Japandroids on Colbert
    MORE

    2 nights with STS9 at The Masonic & The Fillmore!
    MORE

    Willie Nelson August shows at The Fillmore rescheduled for May 20...
    MORE

    First Listen: Blind Pilot's "And Then Like Lions"
    MORE

    Stream BORIS' "Pink Sessions Forbidden Songs"
    MORE

bottom-tagline