Vertical Scratchers

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Boogarins – “A Pattern Repeated On” (Feat. John Schmersal)

Brazilian psych rockers Boogarins are heading out on tour this summer, and they've got a new single to accompany the announcement. It features vocals by…
Chris DeVille | May 3, 2017 - 11:02 am

Vertical Scratchers – “Way Out” Video

John Schmersal, who came up in the '90s with Brainiac and later Enon, has two projects he's working on right now. There's Crooks On Tape
Miles Bowe | April 9, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Vertical Scratchers – “Kingdom Come” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Vertical Scratchers is one of the new projects from Enon founder and former Brainiac guitarist John Schmersal (his other project is Crooks On Tape). Here,…
Miles Bowe | February 25, 2014 - 12:19 pm

Vertical Scratchers – “These Plains”

Vertical Scratchers is the new duo of John Schmersal, formerly of Braniac and Enon, and the ex-Triclops! drummer Christian Beaulieu. Considering that these two both…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2013 - 3:35 pm