Monthly Archives: January 2009

the Jesus Lizard: 1991 Peel Session

A few weeks ago, Chunklet posted these MP3s of a 1991 Peel Session by the Jesus Lizard, and I’m passing them along.   The session was produced by Dale Griffin, the drummer from Mott the Hoople.  After we recorded the basic … Continue reading

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Mr. Yow Keeps in Fighting Trim [UPDATED]

(Thanks, Chooch, for the edit and music!) Damn, he makes it look so easy.

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I Can Haz Sinusoidal Dephlineration?

I am so getting one of these for my studio:

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We must have loved to rock… [UPDATED]

[People who are better than me at this blogging thing have pointed out that this post would be cooler if I posted the pictures as clickable links to bigger scans, so I'm granting myself a do-over.] … because it sure … Continue reading

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Rehearsals in Nashville [UPDATED]

[Some people have asked about the bass gear in the photo below, so I've added some details.] Just got back from Nashville.  The Jesus Lizard rehearsed and settled on a working list of twenty-nine songs for the upcoming shows.  Mac’s … Continue reading

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The End of an Error

In honor of our first Hawaiian-American president, this is from November and you’ve probably seen it, but I just love it so, so much.    God bless you,

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Dangerpuss: "Gaijin Devil"

Another song from Dangerpuss: Click the link to play a song or right-click and select “Save Link As…” to download: Gaijin Devil (12.6 MB MP3) The guests: James Sardone (Brickbat, Jimmy Nations Combo, Clawhammer Quartette) plays the guitar that comes … Continue reading

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No. 726: Washington, DC

Acidpunks has a download of the Jesus Lizard’s 736th show, recorded at the 9:30 Club in DC.  The date in their post title is wrong; it was July 1, 1997.  The 23rd track is actually two songs, “Lord Godiva” and … Continue reading

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Ron Asheton: 1948-2009

Ron Asheton, guitarist and founder member of the Stooges, was found dead in his Ann Arbor home yesterday, apparently a victim of a heart attack. . Links to stories in the Detroit Free Press, Rolling Stone, and the Boston Globe … Continue reading

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Glenn Goldman: 1950-2009

Glenn Goldman, the owner of the amazing Los Angeles bookstore Book Soup, died Saturday of pancreatic cancer.  One of the best things about playing at the Whiskey was being able to walk over to Book Soup after soundcheck. (Photo: Carolyn … Continue reading

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The Jesus Lizard now has a MySpace page.  For those of you that roll like that, you may now commence rolling in that manner: the Jesus Lizard MySpace page (photo: Manfred Rahs)

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