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Ignored 32: Same same but different

Perception. Hyperbole. Legacy. I’m not exactly sure what I was trying to get at when I put together this graphic.

However, in 2014, it seems absurd how close (on paper) these two outfits were in the early 1990s, considering one is now the most important rock band of the last quarter century and the other is now a small footnote.

Hüsker pärty

A few random pick ups today all from the same seller. Obviously he has a great taste and he just sold these since it are doubles I imagine. 38 more words

Vinyl

History Lesson: Hüsker Dü Breaks Up at The Blue Note

Remember a band called Hüsker Dü? You probably don’t considering it hasn’t been together since 1987. Back in the day, Hüsker Dü was a hardcore and alternative punk band from Minnesota. 175 more words

The Blue Note

The Hold Steady - Spinners

“Little looks and smaller talk,
heartbreak hurts but you can dance it off…”

Given that I’m a a massive fan of The Hold Steady, it occurred to me that I haven’t actually… 298 more words

Music

$2700 - 2.5br Pre-War Post-Punk (Nassau Ave. G or Graham Ave. L)

Are you a fan of Husker Du or Bob Mould?  The Smiths or Morrissey?  If you actually have a preference, then you might be discerning enough to take this big ol’ pre-war railroad down in Greenpoint. 157 more words

Rentals

MUSIC REVIEW | Sugar – File Under: Easy Listening (1994)


Husker Du were punk rock pioneers.  They helped defined the 80s scene and had a massive influence on so many of the bands who went on to much bigger mainstream success than the band who inspired them.  551 more words

Jimmy Fallon and Split Single Team Up for "Sexiest Elbows in Rock Music"

The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this week premiered a video of “The Sexiest Elbows in Rock Music”, enlisting the likes of “Late Show with Seth Myers” bandleader and ex-SNL player Fred Armisen, Hüsker Dü’s Bob Mould, Dave Grohl, Tim Meadows, and more. 116 more words

Music