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Archives for April 2020



posted April 7th, 2020

A way station for a lot of young talents-in-waiting, Box of Chocolates hailed from the still-forbidding borough of Brooklyn at the end of the 1980s, with their one album released at the dawn of the 90's. A collective rooted in filmmaking, they nonetheless were drawn to guitars and drums and anything else they could find for music making purposes. Contributors include a future ethnomusicologist, a 2019 Tony Award Winner, an important member of early Phish Mythology, a Honduran immigrant and the 'Prince' of Palace Music,... (read more)

Artists in this story: Box of Chocolates



posted April 3rd, 2020

Not two men – a wolf! Not just any wolf – a Superwolf. Spawned by Matt Sweeney and Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, this mythical creature has roamed the wildernet (and most reality-based elsewheres) in LP/CD/CS/DL/DS/live concert and of course, promotional poster forms since 2005. Still, its plus-sized ambitions have always suggested MORE – but what? A film? Cartoon series? Children’s vitamin? Farmer’s friend? Intimate inanimate? Presidential anti-candidate? Every year, the list of potential nu-manifestations expands. So, with a swelling, itching braintrust, we returned to... (read more)

Artists in this story: Matt Sweeney & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy



posted April 1st, 2020

We here at Drag City love to give our artists a platform from which their voice can be heard (it's actually our literal job!), so for these isolated times, we've asked them if there's anything they wanna share, shout about, rave up, or simply give while we're all holed up in our bunkers. One of the very first responders was none other than premier voice of the people, Laetitia Sadier! Today she shares an essay ruminating on healthcare, government leadership, and humanity (oh my!),... (read more)

Artists in this story: Laetitia Sadier