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One Beat Turns 10

A couple of weeks after I graduated college, as a sort of birthday present to myself, I drove down to Washington, D.C. to see a…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2012 - 4:58 pm

More Janet Weiss stories

Slang – “Warm Enough”

It's been a few years since Sleater-Kinney have been out making noise on the road, and Janet Weiss, one of the all-time great drummers in…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2018 - 11:23 am

Sleater-Kinney Are Working “Very Slowly” On New Music

Sleater-Kinney haven't exactly been quiet since releasing their fantastic 2015 comeback album, No Cities To Love -- they put out a live album last year…
James Rettig | January 10, 2018 - 11:23 am

Watch Members Of R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, & More Play Benefit For Scott McCaughey

Scott McCaughey, the frontman of the Minus 5 and longtime touring member of R.E.M., recently suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo. And…
Peter Helman | January 6, 2018 - 11:13 am

Protest Comp Battle Hymns Has New Songs From Stephen Malkmus, Carrie Brownstein, Carl Newman, & More

You may have already heard something about this, but in a few hours, Donald J. Trump is going to become the President of the United…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2017 - 9:23 am

Sleater-Kinney Ressurect Brooklyn’s Market Hotel

If you live in NYC and didn't see Sleater-Kinney this week, you fucked up! The reunited Olympia punk trio gave you five chances at five…
Scott Lapatine | December 17, 2015 - 5:02 pm

Watch Sarah Silverman, Andy Samberg, Connie Britton, Many More Celebs Sing Sleater-Kinney’s “No Cities To Love”

Sleater-Kinney still haven't made any music videos for No Cities To Love, the triumphant comeback album that finally arrives next week. Maybe they won't! Why…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Sleater-Kinney Announce No Cities To Love Reunion Album & World Tour

It's true! It's all true! Sleater-Kinney are back in every possible capacity, with a new album called No Cities To Love coming in January and…
Chris DeVille | October 20, 2014 - 8:59 am

Wild Flag Are No Longer

The indie supergroup Wild Flag had a great, albeit short, run: One excellent self-titled album, a year's worth of face-ripping live shows, a place in…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2013 - 11:28 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Reunite Onstage With Pearl Jam In Portland

Pearl Jam, who brought Carrie Brownstein onstage in Dallas earlier this month, did one better last night by reuniting the Portlandia star's former band Sleater-Kinney…
Scott Lapatine | November 30, 2013 - 12:16 pm

Quasi – “War Pigs” (Black Sabbath Cover)

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…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2013 - 2:02 pm

Stream Drumgasm Drumgasm

Drumgasm is the human pileup of three superstar drummers: Janet Weiss (Sleater-Kinney, Wild Flag, Quasi), Zach Hill (Death Grips, Hella), and Matt Cameron (Pearl Jam,…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2013 - 2:29 pm

Quasi – “See You On Mars”

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,…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2013 - 9:30 am

Quasi – “You Can Stay But You Gotta Go” Video

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…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2013 - 12:41 pm

Quasi – “You Can Stay But You Got To Go”

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…
Tom Breihan | July 8, 2013 - 12:43 pm

Matt Cameron, Janet Weiss, & Zach Hill Are Drumgasm

Pearl Jam's Matt Cameron, Sleater-Kinney/Wild Flag's Janet Weiss, and Hella/Death Grips' Zach Hill have formed drums-only supergroup Drumgasm. The news was hinted at last night…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 5, 2013 - 10:19 am
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