MINERAL Reunites

As I posted on Facebook earlier, WOW. Mineral getting back together, even if it is only to play shows, is one of the most amazing and unlikely reunions I could have imagined. Their short existence was so tumultuous and volatile, I just never saw it coming. 17 years later!

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Here is my 2009 interview with lead singer Chris Simpson.


Roy Ira plays Mogwai

A few nights ago in Nashville a bunch of local bands played 3-song sets, all covers. Roy Ira picked Mogwai, and performed great versions of "Hunted By a Freak, "Waltz for Aidan", and "Friend of the Night". Here is the first and best of the three (you can also watch the other two on YouTube):