Eric of… (Goner Records, Oblivians, New Memphis Legs, Dutch Masters)
I would like to say thank you to Eric for tuning in to what we are doing here at 50thirdand3rd and for supporting us. Working with Eric and Madison (Nots) on the Meet The Bands of Gonerfest was one of the highlights of my year. the rest of this is all Eric including his comments….
Eddy Grant – Electric Avenue
Comment: The Alpha and the Omega
Wire – Question Of Degree
Comment: Perfect minimalist Punk
Devo- Auto Modown
Comment: Deconstructed punk? funk? Greasy.
Ausmuteants – Tinnitus
Comment: Have listened to Devo
Zip Code Rapists – Touch Me
Darcy Clay – Jesus I Was Evil
Comment: Obsessed with this song. New Zealand, suicided himself.
Kak – Eveything’s Changing
Comment: Pissed off hippies?
Earles & Jensen – Ditchweed
Comment: Masterful visuals for this verbal mixture
Butthole Surfers – Moving To Florida
Comment: Ray Bolger approved?
Faust – J’ai Mal Aux Dents
Sly Stone – Spaced Cowboy
Comment: Across genres, across the universe. SLY!
Angry Samoans – Not Of This Earth
Comment: Better than the Three Suns!
Red Cross – Standing In Front Of Poseur
Comment: Teen Punks Squeal
Red Crayola – War Sucks
Comment: Texas water, what is in it.
Pere Ubu – Non-Alignment Pact
Comment: Cleveland avant garage, after this there was nothing
Slits – Vindictive
Comment: Peel Sessions are the BEST
Country Teaser – Anytime Cowboy
Comment: First, best lineup.
Mad Mike & The Maniacs – The Hunch
Comment: Just do it.
B-52s – Rock Lobster
Comment: Fred Schneider really gets mean by the end of this thing. Reggae production!
Ural Thomas – I’m A Whole New Thing
Comment: Song the color of sunshine
Golden Boys – Yeah I Wanna Know
Comment: Ecstatic garage pop. Horns!
Pack – Nobody Can Tell Us / Come On
Comment: Amazing footage, German crunch punk.
Yochanan – Muck Muck
Comment: Sun Ra as backing band.
Sun City Girls – Space Prophet Dogon
Comment: Untouchable weirdos from AZ
Rev Fred Lane – Man With the Foldback Ears
Comment: Don’t touch the weirdo from AL.