See also: Our cover story on Tearist.
Tearist, MEN, The Younger Lovers
at The Smell
October 8, 2011
Better than... being rich from a job you hate.
MEN's JD Samson got a bunch of attention last week -- positive and negative -- for an article she wrote on Huffington Post called "I Love My Job, But ... More >>
Shannon CottrellDe/VisionSee more photos in Shannon Cottrell's gallery, "Legends of Synthpop with De/Vision, Mesh and Iris @ The Echoplex."
Calling a tour Legends of Synthpop when the bands aren't quite as easily recognizable names as Depeche Mode and Erasure may seem a bit bold. Some might ... More >>
Le Tigre's JD Samson hits the beach with MENRecent L.A. Weekly cover star JD Samson, also of Le Tigre, has release her new band MEN's first video, and it's full of sweat-dappled bodacious bods bumping against one another.
It's not what you think, but it's no less hot.
The song itself is an ... More >>
Yup. One of our favorite, most missed bands, Le Tigre, is looking for an intern.
Flavorwire reports that Kathleen Hanna's blog has posted the following "help wanted" ad:
Punk Feminist Band Le Tigre is looking for a summer intern. The internship takes place in NYC from June- August and hours ... More >>
If you are (like us) one of the millions who were really bummed out when Le Tigre went on permanent hiatus (or broke up, or took some time off for JD to go minimal and experimental with impossible-to-Google agit-pop goup MEN and Kathleen Hanna to hang out with her Beastie Boy, or whatever rea ... More >>
It might seem hard to believe, but it's been almost 10 years since somebody in the know hipped you to this amazing electro record called The Teaches of Peaches by some crazy Canadian chick who recorded for German label Kitty-Yo. Since then, of course, Peaches has become recognized as a pop visionary ... More >>
(Brief note regarding Lina's very complete Do and Don't list: I'd like to add one thing: DO bring your tickets!
I overheard someone saying they got within a half hour of arriving here before realizing they forgot their tickets, they had to turn around to go all the way back to LA.
2:00 p.m. Stuck ... More >>