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Meat Puppets- II (1984)

You may have heard of the Meat Puppets because they wrote three of Nirvana’s best songs. The Vaselines, David Bowie, and Lead Belly wrote the other three. 111 more words

Experimental Rock

A Peace Offering to Chicago's New Inhabitant: The Mothman

According to Lon Strickler at phantomsandmonsters.com, since April of this year there have been 45 sightings of the “Mothman” in Chicago. The Mothman is spelled like it sounds – a half man, half moth humanoid creature that stands 7 feet tall, with a 10 foot wingspan. 747 more words


Music Video of the Day: Sam by Meat Puppets (1991, dir. ???)

If you’re like me, then you learned about the Meat Puppets thanks to Nirvana’s cover versions of Plateau; Oh, Me; and Lake Of Fire from the album, MTV Unplugged in New York. 209 more words

Music Video

Another Goodbye to Another Good Friend (Gary Russell -- guitarist in Killer Pussy)

by Zeke Teflon

My longtime friend Gary Lee Russell, best known as the guitarist and songwriter for the punk/new wave band Killer Pussy, died yesterday. I knew him for over 45 years. 1,192 more words


No Good - Plan B

There’s a rough and open echo on the drum track. A crude sample rattling around the speakers.

“Yo! A bit more mic in my headphones please, ‘cos I’m about to tear this shit up” 275 more words

Sunday Streamers: #40

Sunday Streamers will bring a carefully curated list of tracks to see you through the day of rest. New, old, anything goes.

The Sea and Cake – Jacking the Ball… 21 more words

Sunday Streamers

Tres Songs (mini-set)

Wherein I put together a mini-set of Songs I Like, much like a disk jockey.  

Matthew Sweet is an American musician who was part of the 1980’s Athens, Georgia music scene. 361 more words