Related Information for Amos Slade Grown in the black dirt of Flyover Country, Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based alternative rock band Amos Slade has embraced its prairie roots. Other artists, hungry for poetic material, feel compelled to leave the Midwest for richer coasts. Amos Slade claws for meaning in the ground beneath its feet.The lesson of that black dirt is death, and is one fully embraced by singer-songwriter Nick Engbers in the band’s debut LP, Hungry Earth, which is set to be released May 21, 2013. “It.. read more