Jets to Brazil

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    May 4, 2012

    It's Jawbreaker Day, and We Got Chris Bauermeister and Adam Pfahler To Do An Interview Together

    Last year I introduced you to the wonderful delight that is Jawbreaker Day (if you forgot, click here). A synopsis: Jawbreaker was a band that released the album Dear You in 1995. On the record is a song called "Sluttering (May 4th)." Jawbreaker has a devoted fanbase and the Internet is ... More >>

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    March 10, 2011

    Chuck Ragan

    Alex's Bar

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    February 14, 2011

    Top 5 Break-Up Albums for Valentine's Day

    Myspace.comThe Cure​​Not that you care, but last week, my girlfriend of 11 years and I broke up, which I guess makes me somewhat of an expert on the subject of really good records to listen to if you're feeling the loss of someone today. Like anyone who was with another person for a long enough ... More >>

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    October 11, 2010

    Land of Talk, Besnard Lakes at Detroit Over the Weekend

    ​Land of TalkOctober 9, 2010Detroit Bar Costa MesaThe Show: Hailing from the incestuous indie music scene of Montreal, we have the Land of Talk. And in case you were wondering, they are in fact another band associated with Broken Social Scene. (The session players from the Band Stars appeared on t ... More >>

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    August 24, 2009

    Thorns of Death

    ​Well, that didn't take long. Thorns of Life, the new band formed by famed zinester Aaron Cometbus, actress Daniela Sea and former Jawbreaker/Jets to Brazil frontman Blake Schwarzenbach, has broken up. But the news is not all bad as Schwarzenbach's Facebook page says he has formed a new project wi ... More >>

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    August 13, 2009
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    January 27, 2009

    Thorns of Life Secret Shows

    Photo by Andrew YoussefSo maybe neither of the two secret Thorns of Life shows this weekend were in Orange County proper, but that doesn't matter because the influence of the members who comprise this new band stretch much further than any invisible lines.If you don't know, now you know...Thorns of ... More >>

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    January 19, 2009

    NAMM Stories: Reports From the Frontlines

    Photo by Andrew YoussefBY RYAN RITCHIEApparently, scoring a ticket to the NAMM show is like the hair farmer version of acceptance into Disneyland's Club 33. Just ask my friend Brian, who was turned away from the event on Saturday even though I pleaded with the press people using my otherwise indefen ... More >>

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    January 15, 2004