Well, here we are, back in Chicago after a whirlwind 36 hours in the Valley of the Sun. The forecast for us? Cloudy, drizzle and in the low 50's all week (why did we leave again?). It seems like only yesterday we were all parading around the hotel pool in our Speedos ordering Bloody Marys from the cabana boy. Oh...Read more
The thing with some artists is that they haven't been around long enough to have interesting stories. Not so with Exene. She's a living part of music history and when she gets rolling on some stories, they are a hoot to read.
Features performances by Animal City, Zing! and Classical Revolution of Chicago.
Exene will perform at a memorial for Amy Farris at the Continental Club in Austin on October 21st. For details go here.
Also appearing will be Dave Alvin, Jon Dee Graham, Kelly Willis and others.
Amy's contributions to Exene's new album were invaluable and she will be deeply missed in all the communities she touched.Read more