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Country Crooner Billy Ray Cyrus: My New Band’s Like Lynyrd Skynyrd

Miley Cyrus‘ dad is bent on becoming a little less country and a lot more rock ‘n’ roll.

Interviewed on Live from Music City, Billy Ray Cyrus chats about the evolution of his new band, Brother Clyde, which he founded last year, but just last month revamped to include all new members—former Mötley Crüe and Hole drummer Samantha Maloney among them.

CAPTION: "I hope we got a whole lot of rock ‘n' roll ahead of us," Billy Ray (above) tells us of Brother Clyde.

"I hope we got a whole lot of rock ‘n' roll ahead of us," Billy Ray (above) says of Brother Clyde.

“You know what? I’m going to start a band and it’s going to be called Brother Clyde,” the Achy Breaky Heart singer tells host David Lowry.

“People say, ‘Why Brother Clyde?’ I go, ‘I don’t know—‘cause Brother Clyde sounds like it could be any genre of music. Anything you can think of could be called Brother Clyde.

“I wanted Brother Clyde to be like Lynyrd Skynyrd or Molly Hatchet. Just a kick-ass Continue reading