• Archive for March, 2012

    New Threads You Need Now – Night of Joy, Achille Lauro, Lee Ranaldo, Willis Earl Beal – more!

    by  • March 27, 2012 • Local, Locals Only, NewsThreads, Record Reviews • 15 Comments

    Night of Joy - Hardcore Girls Are A Hoax

    Night of Joy, Achille Lauro, Black Postcards (Local); Lee Ranaldo, Willis Earl Beal, Jeffrey Lewis (not local) Well - This post we’ve got a bucket of sounds, and none too soon (having missed a while - our apologies).... This one features a slew of locals - two from the same label (Hot Congress) and...

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    The DenverThread Interview: Michael Gira

    by  • March 20, 2012 • Denver Venues, In Denver Live, Interviews, National, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    Gira as the Steston-wearing noisemonger. (Photo: Beowulf Sheehan)

    Gira discusses SWANS and more, before an upcoming gig with Wovenhand, The Howling Hex, March 24 at the Oriental Theater When I discovered SWANS at a 1986 punk show at the Eagle's Lodge (they played cuts from their then-current LP "Greed," with two bombastic drummers, thundering bass and bulldozing guitar, Jarboe screaming and Michael Gira...

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