Category Archives: the Jesus Lizard

The Jesus Lizard on Sound Opinions

The Jesus Lizard’s interview on the NPR’s Sound Opinions begins airing today.  We did an interview with hosts Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis and recorded three songs in the WBEZ studios.  The podcast will be available on August 24 from … Continue reading

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No. 907: Seattle, WA

July 24, 2009 Seattle, WA Capitol Hill Block Party (Main Stage) the Jesus Lizard Built to Spill Deerhunter Black Lips Spinnerette The Dutchess and the Duke

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Mike White's Photos of the Nashville Show

Photographer Mike White has a nice gallery of photos from our show in Nashville last Tuesday. Mike White photo gallery

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No 906: Chicago, IL

July 17, 2009 Chicago, IL Pitchfork Music Festival Built to Spill the Jesus Lizard Yo La Tengo Tortoise

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No. 905: Nashville, TN

July 14, 2009 Nashville, TN Exit/In the Jesus Lizard Pine Hill Haints

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Don't Hold Back, Jesster.

We have evidently ruined Jessica Hopper’s entire year by playing at the Pitchfork festival: I saw the Jesus Lizard at least five times between the ages of 15-20, and my opinion (previously chronicled in Hit it or Quit it issues … Continue reading

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The Jesus Lizard Album Reissue Track Listings

Touch & Go Records is going to reissue the Pure EP and the albums Head, Goat, Liar, and Down on September 22, 2009.  These records have been remastered and sound noticeably better than the original releases.  All of the albums … Continue reading

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No. 904: Barcelona, ES

May 28, 2009 Barcelona, Spain Parc del Forum Primavera Festival ATP stage Dr. Kiko Wooden Shjips Dead Meadow the Jesus Lizard Lightning Bolt Magik Marker

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No. 903: Paris, FR

May 27, 2009 Paris, France Villete Sonique Festival Parc La Villette the Jesus Lizard Sunn O)) Men Without Pants

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Posters for the London Forum Show

These limited edition posters by Angryblue, signed by the band, will be available for sale at our show at the Forum in London on May 11.  These are amazing posters, and we all totally need to buy one. Okay, you … Continue reading

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Back to Blighty

The Jesus Lizard spent the weekend rehearsing in Nashville.  We’ll fly to London today, rehearse Thursday and Friday, and head out to ATP for shows Saturday and Sunday.  Monday, we play the Forum in London with the Grails and Harvey … Continue reading

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Record Store Day

Tomorrow is Record Store Day, so go out and show some love for the vinyl jobbers.  Touch & Go is releasing a limited edition pack of nine 7″ singles by the Jesus Lizard.  I tried to take some pictures to … Continue reading

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Duane Denison's New Guitar [UPDATED]

(I added a new photo which has the fretboard inlays.) This is the all-aluminum guitar Kevin Burkett at Electrical Guitar Company is building for Duane.  It has a semi-hollow body, which Duane likes for the added resonance, and looks like … Continue reading

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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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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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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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OMG! LMAO! WE CAN HAZ CHEEZBURGER! WE CAN! WE CAN!

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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Channel List for "Goat"

I found this looking through some files for something else.  It’s a channel and microphone list for the basic tracking of “Goat.” You have to love channel 25: “gtr: [Shure] SM98, taped to Yow’s head.”  Oh, those crazy kids.

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YouTube: the Jesus Lizard "Karpis" Guitar Cover

Of all the videos of guys in tight t-shirts David Yow has sent me, this is by far the best. The Jesus Lizard “Karpis” guitar cover

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