Be Your Own Pet
Punk Siren Jemina Pearl Unplugs for SPIN!
She's Sonic Youth frontman Thurston Moore's protégé (they did a Ramones cover together for Gossip Girl); she collaborated with Iggy Pop on her SPIN-praised solo…
November 28, 2009
Jemina Pearl, ‘Break It Up’ (Ecstatic Peace/Universal)
On her sweetly sassy solo debut, former Be Your Own Pet frontwoman Jemina Pearl makes the big pop move BYOP always seemed suspicious of, singing…
October 6, 2009
Grizzly Bear, Girl Talk Headline Brooklyn’s Pool Parties
It's only fitting that a concert series based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn -- hipsterdom's Plymouth Rock -- has assembled a lineup stocked with indie faves galore.
July 2, 2009
SPIN.com’s Best of the Week: January 19-25
This week the music world caught a powerful case of Obamamania. Arcade Fire rocked a party for the President's staff, Daft Punk and Will.i.Am tipped…
January 24, 2009
Be Your Own Pet’s Jemina Pearl Goes Solo in NYC
"Back from the dead, motherfuckers!" declared Jemina Pearl, former frontwoman of Nashville, TN, punk band Be Your Own Pet, who premiered seven songs during her…
January 20, 2009
Be Your Own Pet Get Hot, Heavy in NYC
As the Fillmore East quickly filled to capacity last night (May 28), adoring fans, fashionistas, and hipsters alike joined forces in one huge sweaty pit…
May 29, 2008
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