Watch Superchunk’s Original Lineup Perform for the First Time in 25 Years
When a phone book misspelled drummer Chuck Garrison's name as "Chunk," his poppy punk band decided to take the name for their own in 1989.
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Drumming Along With the Ramones: Jon Wurster Salutes Tommy Ramone
When I heard Friday night's news of Tommy Ramone's passing I experienced what most Ramones fans probably experienced: a mix of sadness and disbelief. There…
July 14, 2014
See Dave Grohl and Fred Armisen Honor the ‘Sexiest Elbows in Rock’
There are many ways to promote an album, but we have to give Jason Narducy originality points for the way he's getting the word out about…
March 18, 2014
Photo by Jeremy M. Lange
Merge Country: How Superchunk’s Label Turned Durham Into a Thriving Indie-Rock Company Town
On a soft July evening in Durham, North Carolina, shortly before the singing of our National Anthem, John Darnielle holds forth on baseball and breakfast.
August 20, 2013
Britt Daniel and Jason Narducy’s Split Single Post Three Sharp Power-Poppers
Last summer, Divine Fits and Spoon husky voice Britt Daniel revealed he was in one other band. Led by Jason Narducy, who fronted the power-pop…
March 29, 2013
Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week
Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
February 12, 2010
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