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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

A quick word about Flying Lotus's "Phantasm" video and videos like it: That's a really good video! Many of the videos like it are good,…
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2014 - 3:15 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Jennifer Herrema

Name: Black Bananas Progress Report: Jennifer Herrema talks about her new project, Black Bananas, and all kinds of other rad shit. There…
T. Cole Rachel | February 17, 2012 - 5:20 pm

More Black Bananas stories

Royal Trux Reissuing Catalog, Recording New Album For Fat Possum

Royal Trux, the team of Jennifer Herrema (late of Black Bananas) and Neil Hagerty (late of Howling Hex), have reactivated their legendary skuzz-pop operation in…
Chris DeVille | February 5, 2018 - 11:43 am

Black Bananas – “Creeping The Line” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

I re-watched the video for Black Bananas' "Physical Emotions" before writing this to see if it really was as awesome as I remembered. And yes,…
Miles Bowe | September 11, 2014 - 11:54 am

Black Bananas – “Physical Emotions (Liars Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Black Bananas' "Physical Emotions" was such a feelgood jam, only made more so by its absurd drug trip of a video. With their new remix…
Miles Bowe | June 3, 2014 - 11:01 am

Black Bananas – “Physical Emotions” Video

Just judging from the single art along with the actual music, if someone was going to make a music video out of Black Bananas' new…
Miles Bowe | May 7, 2014 - 1:45 pm

Black Bananas – “Physical Emotions”

Black Bananas (aka Jennifer Herrema, formerly of Royal Trux) is becoming very active in 2014 after a few years of silence. First we heard her…
Miles Bowe | March 20, 2014 - 3:54 pm

Liars – “Mess On A Mission (Black Bananas Freezer Jam Remix)”

During an interview I did with Angus Andrews back in 2012, I asked about his feelings on remixing, especially since Liars have embraced it more…
Miles Bowe | February 20, 2014 - 12:49 pm

The Kills, Black Bananas @ Mayan Theater, Los Angeles 8/13/12

Well prepared after appearing on the main stage right before Metallica at Outside Lands, the Kills sexed up the Mayan Theater with a ferocious set…
Andrew Youssef | August 14, 2012 - 4:39 pm

Black Bananas – “Foxy Playground” Video

Black Bananas' new video for "Foxy Playground" follows lead singer Jennifer Herrema on a lone desert voyage tracked by a single 8MM shot. In the…
Corban Goble | June 28, 2012 - 5:18 pm

Sleigh Bells, Black Bananas @ Mayan Theater, Los Angeles 2/21/12

BTW and Saturday Night Live alumnus Sleigh Bells sold out the Mayan Theater in Los Angeles bringing along six Marshall stacks, a twin Jackson guitar…
Andrew Youssef | February 22, 2012 - 12:37 pm

Black Bananas – “TV Trouble” Video (NSFW)

The former Royal Trux member Jennifer Herrema now leads the trash-rock band Black Bananas. In their new "TV Trouble" video, she and her homies sit…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2012 - 1:58 pm