Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Mike Watt on tour

Follow-up to this item that appeared in my Empoprise-MU FriendFeed room. Mike Watt, formerly of the referenced band fIREHOSE, has always been involved in something interesting or another. The New York Times printed a review of Mike Watt and the Missingmen, not to be confused with a similarly named band that saw its heyday thirty years ago. Excerpt:

The bassist and singer Mike Watt, with his band the Missingmen, is halfway through a nearly nonstop tour of small clubs around the country. The purpose of the 32-date tour is to prepare for making a new record. (It will be a song cycle based on characters in Hieronymus Bosch paintings.)

More here.
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