Tag: Royal Trux

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Song Of The Day: The Howling Hex, “Lies”

The Recoup Song Of The Day for Tuesday, February 11th is “Lies” by The Howling Hex, taken from the forthcoming Fat Possum release, Knuckleball Express.

Song Of The Day: Royal Trux & Ariel Pink, “Suburban Junky Lady”

Taken from the Fat Possum release, Pink Stuff.

No Encore!: Musicians Reveal Their Weirdest, Wildest, Most Embarrassing Gigs (Post Hill Press)

The life of a touring musician has its ups and its downs. The highs are often forgettable, while the lows are the stuff of legend. Music journalist Drew Fortune’s new book compiles 61 fantastic, hilarious, and occasionally thought-provoking stories from a vast array of musicians from all musical genres.

Song Of The Day: Royal Trux, “Year Of The Dog”

Taken from the Fat Possum release, White Stuff.

Song Of the Day: Royal Trux, “White Stuff”

Taken from the Fat Possum Records release, White Stuff.

1/45: Royal Trux “Back to School” c/w “Cleveland” (1993)

This week, we introduce a reoccurring feature wherein we highlight meaningful 45 singles in tribute to our editor’s 45th year on the planet. Our first selection is a noisy but delectable slice of unique sludge-rock straight out of 1993, one that is fitting to this time of year.

Royal Trux: Hand Of Glory (Drag City)

The notorious Royal Trux ended their career with an album of their earliest recordings. It’s a confounding release, but that was always the point; it’s not just an album, but a study in contrasts.