Local artsy/DIY duo the Funs has pulled off the unthinkable: a slot opening for its very favorite band, the Breeders. The Funs will play the first five dates of the tour starting tonight at Off Broadway and ending September 8 in Garden City, Idaho. Alt-rock band the Breeders has a long history with ... More >>
Little Big Bangs Little Big Bangs littlebigbangs.bandcamp.com One of the harrowing truths of the recent twentieth anniversary celebration/reissue campaign of Nirvana's In Utero (aside from the relentless march of time and the music press' fixation with fundamentally meaningless anniversaries) is th ... More >>
Saturday, July 14, 2012 at the Crack Fox R. Ring (Kelley Deal of The Breeders and Mike Montgomery of Ampline) Samuel Fickie Grace Sophia Bluefish Doors 8:00, show 9:00, $10, 21 Kelley Deal endeared herself to St. Louisans a few years ago when she chose to film the video for the Breeders' single ... More >>
Sad news out of Wisconsin: Dennis Flemion, one half of the Milwaukee-based sibling duo the Frogs, disappeared over the weekend during a weekend family boating trip, and is currently presumed drowned. Of the growing population of rock & roll heaven, surely Flemion is one of the few members already eq ... More >>
Last month, the Breeders shot a music video here in town for a song set to appear on a new EP. Just got a press release that the EP has a name: Fate to Fatal, which also happens to be the song featured in said video. The press release has more information about the music on the EP -- and how the ban ... More >>
That Breeders video shoot we told you about went down on Saturday at the Skatium. RFT photographer Sarah Paradoski was there, and kindly let me post some of her pictures below. Kelley Deal (in green and blue striped sweater) TCB
Music can free your soul, but can it spring the West Memphis Three?