Dave Matthews Band recorded Away From The World with Steve Lillywhite, who produced its first three studio records Under The Table And Dreaming, Crash and Before These Crowded Streets.
Dave Matthews Band comprising Carter Beauford (drums), Stefan Lessard (bass), Dave Matthews (vocals, guitar) and Boyd Tinsley (violin) has sold a collective 37 million CDs and DVDs combined. Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 in 2009, making Dave Matthews Band one of only two groups in chart history to have five consecutive studio albums enter atop the chart. The band was the biggest ticket seller worldwide of the past decade and has sold over 17 million tickets since its inception.
"their strongest album in years" --Rolling Stone
"The songs have grown-up concerns, from lifelong love to the entire sweep of human history, in setting that range from sparse intimacy to intricate folk-and-funk excursions." --The New York Times
"sometimes heart-rending, often seismic, always ambitious...[Matthews] showcases some of his most stirring, vulnerable vocals and lyrics to date." --Billboard