San Francisco’s Moon Duo started out as a side project for Ripley Johnson of Wooden Shjips. Joined by Sanae Yamada, the two have three solid releases and are due for another this year. Hypnotic, droning, their sound is unique.
London, 1965: Fueled by amphetamines and teen angst, Jimmy speeds around London on his scooter with his friends, getting into trouble. Based on the rock opera by The Who – a classic.
Lech Kowalski’s documentary about the life and times of Ramones bassist and all-star burn out, Dee Dee Ramone (1952-2002). Dee Dee’s life is a fascinating character study of a punk rock legend who never grew up. Watch the whole documentary.
For No One captures a lovely rendition of Girls’ “Love Like A River” from this year’s Father, Son, Holy Ghost, one of this year’s great albums.