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Black Bananas | Rad Times Xpress IV

It's a rare thing when you listen to a record and can actually hear drugs spewing from the speakers, but such is the gift of Rad Times Xpress IV , the latest from Jennifer Herrema, the exRoyal Trux chanteuse now doing business as Black Bananas.
Drag City (2012)
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  March 09, 2012

The gang's all here

It's coming up on 20 years since Calvin Johnson met Ian Svenonius. It was at a Hazmat show in DC, and Svenonius was fronting his Nation of Ulysses. Johnson was blown away.
Chain and the Gang and the Hive Dwellers do it all again
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 17, 2009

Review: RTX - JJ Got Live RaTX

Drag City
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 09, 2008

Dead Child

From the first monster-metal riff and warlock scream, it’s pleasantly obvious where Dead Child are headed on their full-length debut.

Attack | Quarterstick/Touch and Go

By MATT ASHARE  |  April 29, 2008

Indie gets the blues

White rockers generally come by the blues one of two ways.

The Gossip, the Black Keys, and the Kills

By MATT ASHARE  |  April 23, 2008

A little freak folk

It was only a matter of time before Thurston Moore dipped into a little freak folk.
Better late than never, right?
By MATT ASHARE  |  January 09, 2007