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Turntable Interview: Sara Lund (Unwound)

Sara Lund is undoubtedly one of the best drummers in the Pacific Northwest — and has been for as long as some of you have been alive. Her steadily adventurous drumming built a solid foundation for Unwound throughout the ’90s and early ’00s. Now she plays with both the Corin Tucker Band and Hungry Ghost. More »

By: Melissa Locker / November 15, 2012 - 5:01 pm

Corin Tucker Band – “Neskowin” Video

In the Corin Tucker Band’s new video for their single “Neskowin,” we follow the story of two teenage girls in the late ’70s, as they fake their way out of a family vacation, hitchhike to the big city, start some fights, and go to an X-Ray Spex show. Tucker herself plays multiple roles, including X-Ray… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 18, 2012 - 12:03 pm

Stream Corin Tucker Band Kill My Blues

Former Sleater-Kinney de facto leader Corin Tucker is one of indie rock’s magical people, so a new album from her is something worthy of your attention. Next week, she’ll release Kill My Blues, the second album from her Corin Tucker Band, which brings back some of the raw fury of her youth. We’ve already heard… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 10, 2012 - 11:04 am

Turntable Interview: Corin Tucker

Corin Tucker has been making music longer than some of you have been alive. Bursting out of the burgeoning music scene in Olympia, Washington in the early ’90s, Tucker sang her heart out in Heavens To Betsy before teaming up with Carrie Brownstein and Janet Weiss (who are both now in Wild Flag) to form… More »

By: Melissa Locker / August 9, 2012 - 5:27 pm

Corin Tucker Band – “Neskowin” (Stereogum Premiere)

This fall, the former Sleater-Kinney lead yowler Corin Tucker and her Corin Tucker Band return with their new album Kill My Blues. We’ve already heard the fiery lead single “Groundhog Day,” which is pretty much everything you’d hope for from a Corin Tucker song in 2012. And now we’ve got another track from the album,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 31, 2012 - 9:10 am

Corin Tucker Band – “Groundhog Day”

Corin Tucker, the former de facto leader of Sleater-Kinney, recently announced plans to drop Kill My Blues, the second album from her Corin Tucker Band, and a press release promised a sonic return to Tucker’s riot grrl past. Given that Tucker’s work with Sleater-Kinney and Heavens To Betsy established her as probably the greatest wailer… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 27, 2012 - 10:56 am