Jon Wurster

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.
Dan Weiss / March 1, 2016

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…
Jon Wurster / 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…
Dan Reilly / March 18, 2014

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.
David Bevan / 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…
Marc Hogan / March 29, 2013

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / February 12, 2010