Zach WolfeAtlanta's Black Lips are notorious for grimy garage pop matched by equally dirty antics--puking on stage, making out with each other, making fun of Wavves. For plenty of us, this was exactly how a band such as theirs should act, and sound.
So we could be forgiven for being dubious at t ... More >>
Interviewing Chris Ziegler, the editor-in-chief and co-founder of dark horse music mag, LA Record, is way more complicated than your run of the mill conversation with a person-of-note. Intellectually speaking, the 32-year-old music enthusiast, DJ, and former OC Weekly music editor is sort of like ... More >>
The Hype: the Black Lips aren't one of those bands people go see because of their polished sound. The Atlanta natives are known for producing awesomely sloppy, lo-fi, vintage-flavored, garage-punk--and creating chaos wherever they play. In a recent interview with OC Weekly, guitarist Cole Alexander ... More >>
Black Lips, Pierced Arrows and The Growlers
At Detroit Bar
February 10, 2008
Better than: Staying at home and perfecting the 10-key.
Download: "O Katrina" by Black Lips.
You know a show is awesome when you leave drenched in sweat and covered in silly string. Also, I think I'm now slightly deaf. ... More >>