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In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2009

Scientists say the weeks between Thanksgiving and Chrismukkah are the most depressing time of year (or maybe I read that on Friendster) and it's easy…
Scott Lapatine | December 4, 2009 - 1:04 pm

More Mika Miko stories

Dunes – “Jukebox”

It sucked when L.A. jitter-punks Mika Miko broke up, but the end of that band does mean that the former members have goon on to…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2012 - 2:25 pm

Bleached – “Searching Through The Past”

From the ashes of Mika Miko comes Bleached, whose sunny "Think Of You" we posted earlier in the summer. Here's another track, "Searching Through The…
Corban Goble | October 14, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Dunes – “Tied Together” Video

Here's a video from Dunes, the LA trio featuring ex-Mika Miko member Kate Hall. The affiliation is relevant for purposes of fingering their track "Tied…
Amrit Singh | July 20, 2011 - 1:56 pm

Dunes – “Tied Together”

Last month we highlighted Bleached, the duo of Jessica and Jennifer Clavin. The sisters' former Mika Miko bandmate-turned-director Kate Hall has a newish musical project…
Scott Lapatine | July 5, 2011 - 5:23 pm

Bleached – “Think Of You”

Bleached is the duo of sisters Jessica and Jennifer Clavin, both ex-Mika Miko. (Until recently Jennifer was a member of Cold Cave, but looks like…
Brandon Stosuy | June 17, 2011 - 3:35 pm

Mika Miko Break Up

The longstanding Smell-associated punks have hung-up the phone due to school, relationships, and new projects, though you'll still see them 11/8 at Austin's Fun Fun…
Brandon Stosuy | October 19, 2009 - 1:47 pm

Capitol Hill Block Party 2009 In Photos

This past weekend, Seattle roped off a couple of blocks on Pike Street to host the Capitol Hill Block Party, inviting everyone from Sonic Youth…
Amrit Singh | July 27, 2009 - 4:23 pm

New Mika Miko Video – “I Got A Lot (New New New)”

Mike Miko are a fun live band, so they wisely made a fun live video for We Be Xuxa's "I Got A Lot (New New…
Brandon Stosuy | June 3, 2009 - 12:21 pm

SXSW 2009: Thursday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy Yesterday started off bright, early, and ecstatic with NJ's Roadside Graves at Peckerheads. The band seduced a 2PM crowd…
Amrit Singh | March 20, 2009 - 10:49 am

No Age, Abe Vigoda, Mika Miko, Wavves & Friends @ The Smell, Los Angeles 1/25/09

On the eve of a trip to Australia, Dean and Randy from No Age threw a matinee house party at scene institution the Smell, inviting…
Amrit Singh | January 28, 2009 - 1:32 pm

High School Flick Stars Members Of No Age, Mika Miko, Lavender Diamond … And Mike Watt

The setup: High School Record, written/directed/photographed by Ben Wolfinsohn (who also did the Friends Forever documentary), is a film about a senior at an art…
Brandon Stosuy | September 24, 2008 - 11:37 am

New Mika Miko Video – “Wild Bore”

Mika Miko are one of the Smell's most entertaining bands. In this clip for oldish track "Wild Bore" they hop on some trampolines and document…
Brandon Stosuy | August 26, 2008 - 3:02 pm