The new album from ... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, "X: The Godless Void and Other Stories" (Dine Alone), is a milestone for a few reasons. It’s the band’s first in five and a half years. Oh, and Trail of Dead turns 25 this year.

On the week’s episode of "I Love You So Much: The Austin360 Podcast," culture writer Joe Gross talks to the band’s Conrad Keely and Jason Reece about what it’s like to be an Austin-ish band that’s gone the distance.

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