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Jeff Mangum Plays Chris Knox Benefit @ Le Poisson Rouge, NYC 5/6/10

Jeff Mangum played a short acoustic set, his first in ten years, last night for the Chris Knox benefit at Le Poisson Rouge in Manhattan (Mangum also recorded “Sign The Dotted Line” for Knox's benefit album). The doors were at 6 p.m., and Mangum took the stage at 9 p.m. or so. People were… More »

By: jessica / May 7, 2010

Jeff Mangum Covers Chris Knox (Stereogum Premiere)

When I was a teenager I was deeply into hardcore and then SST-related bands, noise, and anything I could find that was slightly off-kilter in those old Ajax catalogs (Sun City Girls, Thinking Fellers, early Pavement, etc). I think Ajax is how I got into the overlapping New Zealand experimental and home-recorded pop scenes: Dead… More »

By: brandon / January 14, 2010

Chris Knox (Tall Dwarfs) Recovering From Stroke

Vastly influential New Zealand musician, artist, and Flying Nun mainstay Chris Knox is recovering in Auckland Hospital from a stroke he suffered late last week. The Otago Daily Times has the details. His family's set up a blog to keep folks updated. More »

By: brandon / June 15, 2009