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Mark Perro and Nick Chiericozzi are both members of the Men, which means they spend most of their time bashing out fuzzed-up rock rave-ups in room that smell like spilled beer. But under the name…   Read Story »
Mark Perro and Nick Chiericozzi are best known for their band the Men -- who already released a great album earlier this year -- but they've got another project, the electronic-leaning Dream Police,…   Read Story »
This past weekend, the 2014 Pickathon Music Festival was held, as always, at the Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Oregon, just outside Portland. Major draws this year included the War On Drugs, Mac…   Read Story »
Near the middle of the Men's Tomorrow's Hits comes "Different Days," which captures so many feelings and frustrations with a yell of, "I hate being young." Now the Men have a music video that…   Read Story »
This was one of those weeks where the best music-related video wasn't a music video. It was Future Islands performing on Letterman and just fucking going for it. Letterman has already introduced…   Read Story »
The Men are the reigning Album Of The Week honorees for their bombastic roadhouse throwdown Tomorrow's Hits, and today they've released a video for its lead single, the passionately beloved skronking…   Read Story »
This week, two primal, grizzled, loud, messy rock albums come out, and I had a hell of a time choosing between them. I'm still not sure I made the right call. The self-titled debut from the Leeds…   Read Story »
We've heard three songs from the upcoming album by the Men, Tomorrow's Hits. "Pearly Gates," "Another Night," and "Different Days" all show that the band was serious in their ambitions to make more…   Read Story »
"Pearly Gates" and "Another Night," the last two songs we heard from Brooklyn band the Men, sounded like classic-rock bands coating their sound with scuzz. But "Different Days," their latest, sounds…   Read Story »
In a month, the Brooklyn band the Men will give us their new album Tomorrow's Hits, the latest step on their journey from scuzzed-up punk to classic-rock majesty. "Pearly Gates," the first song they…   Read Story »