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Church of the Loosely Brethren by The Axemen
Host: Brian Turner
Engineer: Jason Sigal with Alex Yockey
One of the big touring surprises for 2009 has to be the visit of New Zealand's legendary Axemen to U.S. shores. The band began in Christchurch in 1981 and stood somewhat aside of the pop path exhibited by much of the the Flying Nun label roster, but are without doubt one of the more fascinating Kiwi exports. Various live shows and releases displayed a loose but virulent amalgamation of avant-garage, Half Japanese style sax primitivism, confusion, and general air of maladjusted greatness. They've got two reissues "Big Cheap Motel" and "Scary!" out now on Siltbreeze, and are hitting the road
coast to coast with Times New Viking. - Brian Turner/WFMU (WFMU Playlist & Streaming Archive for BT's show)
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