Posts tagged "archers of loaf"

FestWatch: Lineups for Newport Folk, Forecastle, Sled Island Festival Arrive

The Newport Folk, Forecastle, and Sled Island fests have announced (or added to) their lineups this week. Quick and dirty, allow us to lay out…
By: Devon Maloney / March 1, 2012

ALBUM PREMIERE: Crooked Fingers’ Boozy Opus

Crooked Fingers has been Eric Bachmann's primary band for the past decade, but before that, he fronted Archers of Loaf, the seminal college rock act…
By: Peter Gaston / October 4, 2011

Archers of Loaf, ‘Icky Mettle’ (Merge)

In retrospect, 1993's Icky Mettle -- an album of boyish fits and noisy guitar flurries -- plays like the end of an era. It's indie…
By: Mike Powell / August 2, 2011

PLAYLIST: Archers of Loaf’s Eric Bachmann

Since forming in Chapel Hill, NC, during the heady days of grunge and alternative rock in the early '90s, Archers of Loaf have become godhead…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / July 6, 2011

Archers of Loaf Make Surprise Live Comeback

It was the poorest-kept secret in town: The unidentified "Special Guests" on the bill at Saturday night's Love Language show at Carrboro, N.C.'s Cat's Cradle…
By: David Menconi / January 18, 2011