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Q&A: Kristin Welchez On The Evolution From Dee Dee & The Dum Dum Girls To Kristin Kontrol

In late January, Kristin Welchez -- who has been known as Dee Dee from the Dum Dum Girls -- announced that she'd be adopting a…
Ryan Leas | March 18, 2016 - 11:04 am

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Kristin Kontrol & The Vandelles Turn Beach Boys Hit Into Anti-Trump “Don’t Grab My Pussy”

There's nothing like the prospect of a bullying misogynistic toad ascending to the presidency to get the creative juices flowing. Donald Trump's terrifying candidacy has…
Peter Helman | November 5, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Kristin Kontrol – “(Don’t) Wannabe”

Most of us know Kristin Welchez as Dee Dee, frontwoman of the Dum Dum Girls. But for a new album that's coming out later this…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2016 - 10:46 am

Dee Dee From Dum Dum Girls Goes Solo As Kristin Kontrol

Kristin Welchez is best known as Dee Dee from Dum Dum Girls, but today she announced that she's dropping the moniker in favor of her…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 28, 2016 - 10:39 am

Lemonade – “Dancer On The Shore” (Feat. Dum Dum Girls’ Dee Dee) (Stereogum Premiere)

Over three albums, Lemonade have perfected their art of rippling, preternaturally chill dance-pop. And on "Dancer On The Shore," their first new track since last…
James Rettig | August 13, 2015 - 10:17 am

Alex Chilton Remembered, One Year After His Death

Alex Chilton passed away one year ago today. Big Star was scheduled to play SXSW in 2010, instead the show became a tribute, with friends…
jessica | March 17, 2011 - 10:02 am