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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

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From Helium To Ex Hex: A Guide To The Music Of Mary Timony

As early as 2002 or 2003, Mary Timony was teaching guitar lessons, a fact that's emerged in recent years as a core tenet of her…
Raymond Cummings | June 1, 2017 - 11:54 am

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Ex Hex Get To Work On LP2

Ex Hex live again! A few years ago, Mary Timony -- formerly of Helium, Wild Flag, and Autoclave -- convened the ridiculously great power-pop power…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2018 - 9:30 am

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From Helium To Ex Hex: A Guide To The Music Of Mary Timony

As early as 2002 or 2003, Mary Timony was teaching guitar lessons, a fact that's emerged in recent years as a core tenet of her…
Raymond Cummings | June 1, 2017 - 11:54 am

Ben Gibbard & Mark Kozelek Discuss St. Vincent, Modest Mouse, & Elliott Smith In Another Published Email Thread

Last November, Ben Gibbard and Mark Kozelek shared a chain of email exchanges about alienating their fans, living in California, and the gentrification of San…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 2, 2015 - 2:57 pm

Watch Ex Hex Rip Shit Up On Seth Meyers

Last night, Mary Timony's badass garage rock power trio Ex Hex made their late-night TV debut on Late Night With Seth Meyers, and banged through…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2014 - 8:59 am

Stream Ex Hex Rips

Mary Timony has indie rock O.G. status. She started out in the D.C. punk trio Autoclave, led the great and underrated Helium for most of…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2014 - 10:28 am

Ex Hex – “Beast”

Mary Timony, formerly of Autoclave and Helium and Wild Flag, now leads Ex Hex, a D.C.-based power trio whose sound is a badass, dizzily fun…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2014 - 10:38 am

Ex Hex – “Don’t Wanna Lose”

Last year, Mary Timony, the former Helium frontwoman and Wild Flag co-leader, founded a new power trio called Ex Hex. They were one of the…
Tom Breihan | July 9, 2014 - 10:59 am

Ex Hex – “Hot And Cold” Video (Feat. Ian Svenonius)

One of the best bands I saw at SXSW this year was Ex Hex, the new trio led by former Helium/Wild Flag member Mary Timony.
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2014 - 11:59 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

Ex Hex – “What Kind Of Monster” (Slant 6 Cover)

Time to play D.C. punk family tree: Before she led Helium or traded guitar solos with Carrie Brownstein in Wild Flag, Mary Timony was a…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2013 - 11:44 am

Ex Hex (Mary Timony) – “Hot & Cold”

Mary Timony led the great, underrated '90s indie band Helium for years, and she's Carrie Brownstein's co-pilot in Wild Flag, which sadly appears to be…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2013 - 3:38 pm

Mikal Cronin – “Peace Of Mind” Video

Mikal Cronin has released a video for his MCII track "Peace Of Mind." The clip takes place in a motel, primarily tracking the day-to-day of…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 1, 2013 - 10:38 am

Stream Wild Flag’s Debut Album

If you're an indie rock-inclined human being of a certain age, there's a good chance you've been checking for updates on the Wild Flag album…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2011 - 10:37 am

Wild Flag – “Glass Tambourine”

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…
Brandon Stosuy | March 4, 2011 - 12:04 pm
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