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For their massive new double album Mole City, Quasi, the long-running indie duo of Sam Coomes and Janet Weiss, recorded a grand total of 24 songs, including the previously-posted "You Can Stay But…   Read Story »
Quasi, the long-running ex-couple duo of Janet Weiss and Sam Coomes, return this fall with the massive double-album Mole City. They've already shared one song, "You Can Stay But You Gotta Go," but…   Read Story »
Quasi's "You Can Stay But You Gotta Go" video opens with Janet Weiss playing drums while wearing a pink wig and shutter-shades, and if that's not enough to get you to click, I really don't know what…   Read Story »
Sam Coomes used to be Elliott Smith's bandmate in Heatmiser. Janet Weiss is arguably the world's greatest drummer; she's been in Sleater-Kinney, Wild Flag, Stephen Malkmus's Jicks, and a heap of…   Read Story »
Wild Flag, the supergroup of Sleater-Kinney/Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein, Helium's Mary Timony, S-K/Quasi's Janet Weiss, and the Minders' Rebecca Cole, are releasing their debut 7" on Record Store…   Read Story »
No music just yet, but I imagine the Portland, OR/Washington D.C. quartet Wild Flag will come up with something interesting. The group includes Sleater-Kinney's Carrie Brownstein and Janet Weiss…   Read Story »
"Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler" is the second to last track on Quasi's eighth album American Gong, but according to its Titanic-themed Clyde Peterse-directed video, it's the end-all finale. The…   Read Story »
This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No offense, 30 Seconds To Mars. While the Gummys' virtual poll booth…   Read Story »