Sam Coomes

Quasi – “Last Days Of The Thin Blue Line”

Since leaving Sleater-Kinney last summer, Janet Weiss has had more time to focus on Quasi, her long-running duo with ex-husband Sam Coomes. Back in April,…
Peter Helman | August 14, 2020 - 11:58 am

Watch Quasi Kick Off Quarantine Video Series & Demo New Song “Rotten Wrock”

The great drummer Janet Weiss had a rough summer last year. In the span of a month and a half, Weiss quit Sleater-Kinney, the band…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2020 - 9:07 am

Sam Coomes – “Stride On” (Stereogum Premiere)

Sam Coomes has a storied musical past. He's one half of the experimental indie-rock duo Quasi alongside former spouse Janet Weiss (of Sleater-Kinney and Wild…
Pranav Trewn | June 7, 2016 - 9:00 am

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

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