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I Can't Be Counted On - Meat Puppets

I found a 12″ single of this in a bargain bin 20 years ago and it’s been one of my favourite records ever since. It came in a plain cardboard sleeve with awful markerpen handwriting on it. 171 more words

What They Be Doin' Now? The Meat Puppets

I bet a bunch of you haven’t heard of these guys except for when they jammed with Nirvana on Nirvana’s Unplugged concert.

Aside from this hit, I was the same way. 166 more words


Saturday November 11, 2017

Society wants to know why it ought to keep me alive. Where lies my offering of beauty, joy, or wisdom? What do I bequeath to that which made me? 382 more words

Album review: Various Artists, Songs in the Key of X (1996)


By Steve Newton

In the liner notes to this collection of mostly new tunes “from and inspired by” the cult TV series… 290 more words

Album Reviews

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

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