Chicago Tribune Nails the Chaos of the New Mekons Live Album/Book 'Existentialism' in Their Review

August 19th, 2016 by bsradmin

"In the spirit of their infamous 1987 life-on-the road cassette, "Mekons New York," the new album is a document that turns the audience and the recording space into accomplices for the band's high-wire act. A single microphone is one of the few concessions to technology."

What did you expect from a Mekons live album? Frampton Comes Alive? Greg Kot perfectly...Read more

Mekons Craft a Music Response to Brexit

June 29th, 2016 by bsradmin

You knew it was coming, bubbling under the surface. Here is the Mekons' musical response to the geopolitical dumpster fire that is Brexit. We saw countless folks quoting the Mekons and posting links to Mekons tunes ("Empire of the Senseless," anyone?) on social media on the day of the Brexit vote, and in the aftermath. Now you can share...Read more

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