Thursday Aug 28
Kiwi legends embark on a farewell tour - maybe
If ever a band could be described as "sneakily vital," it's The Clean. As the best-known export from New Zealand's esteemed Flying Nun record label, the Kiwi garage popsters became one of the more influential indie acts of the '80s - despite taking most of the decade off.
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Southeast Alternative Fuel Conference & Expo set for October
The Southeast Alternative Fuel Conference & Expo is set for Oct. 22-24 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC.
This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands
New Zealand's post-punk heroes The Clean touch down for a rare NYC performance. Forming in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1978, The Clean, alongside Flying Nun Records label mates The Chills and The Bats created a lasting lo-fi psychedelic pop aesthetic that has proven as enduring as it is influential, with Stephen Malkmus of Pavement and members of Yo La ... (more)
How New Zealand's The Clean became American cult favorites
Tally Ho!," the debut single of ruddy New Zealand pop band The Clean, sports all the sonic grace of music transcribed to an Edison wax cylinder.
Best shows to see: The Clean, Dama/Libra
There's a whole bunch of stuff happening this evening. On top of the Clean and Dama/Libra shows detailed below, Dutch neopsych singer Jacco Gardner will be playing at the Empty Bottle with openers Bare Mutants.
8 Cool Ways To Wash Your Face
It began when I received word of Ole Henriksen's soon-to-be-released cleansing gel, and wondered whether it would be a makeup-removing face wash or an update on the daily cleansing cream.