The Mudhoney frontman talks with CBS Seattle about the February 2nd show with Tacoma’s legendary band The Sonics, the new Mudhoney album coming out on Sub Pop in April and the joys of listening to Scott Vanderpool on KZOK.
The teasing is over for the strong, dedicated — incredibly anxious — fan base of San Diego’s soul-punk-”you name it” band Rocket from the Crypt. Frontman Speedo (also known as John Reis) announced via Facebook and Swami Records (his record label) that the hiatus is over and the band will be playing five shows in Europe.
San Diego-based, brass-blaring rock ‘n’ roll ensemble Rocket from the Crypt has been teasing fans for weeks through a series of Facebook pictures that all but confirm the band’s seven-year absence from the club circuit is coming to an end. The latest image shows the band’s infamous rocket logo launching from San Diego into five European countries.
New York City’s The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is back in the Emerald City on Tuesday, making a stop at The Crocodile.