Editor's note: Due to pesky space constraints, we had to shorten Eric Snider's feature on the Black Lips, running in today's freshly pressed OC Weekly. The Atlanta-based garage rockers have shows at Detroit Bar and the Glass House. Here's Black Lips front man Cole Alexander on his band's almost-hit ... More >>
Black Lips stoke the crowd. Photo by Will Tee Yang.
Maybe it was the gusty Santa Ana winds and nearby raging fires that made the air smell like civilization was being barbecued. Maybe it was Black Lips' reputation for rowdy, bodily-fluid-spewing live shows. Whatever the case, large segments of the ... More >>