Mark Mothersbaugh

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Devo | Something For Everybody

Given the theory of de-evolution these Ohio brainiacs began expounding more than 30 years ago, it makes a sad kind of sense that Devo's first album since 1990's Smooth Noodle Maps offers such a charmless, base-level version of the band's synth-addled
Warner Bros. (2010)
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  July 02, 2010

We are Devo

It’s been almost three decades since five guys in baggy yellow industrial clean-up suits sporting the letters D, E, V, and O took the Paradise stage, jerking about like robots, playing clipped, caustic art punk.
The return of Akron’s finest
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  June 17, 2008

True originals

David Thomas is a 300-pound acrobat tiptoeing along a high wire stretched over chaos and control.
The return of Devo in disguise and Pere Ubu
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  November 07, 2006

Crossword: 'Nice doing business with you'

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From the boardroom to the bathroom.
By MATT JONES  |  June 15, 2006