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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


$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


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


How often do you take time to breathe?

There are days when energy is flowing from you like a raging spring melt from a glacier down a mountain.  Others feel more like the misty morning of a humid July summer dawn.  516 more words


Many reasons to like Osheaga 2014 line-up but let's start with The Replacements

Someone buy Nick Farkas a beer. The Evenko executive and founder of Osheaga is bringing The Replacements to town for Osheaga 2014. Actually I’d stand him a couple of pints for that one. 321 more words

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