Take a chance on bands. $5 wasted on a bad 7”will soon be forgotten, but a great...– Ev Wivell (Mindset) via The Funhouse, Issue 1. (via toxicbreedsfunhouse) I could not agree more. I’ve gotten into some incredible bands this way.
Gardener - New Dawning Time (Members of Seaweed... →
I uploaded this for my friend Cara, but I might as well share here as a sort of companion to my last post. Gardener was a short lived (or possibly meant as a one off) band that featured Seaweed vocalist Aaron Stauffer and Screaming Trees member Van Conner as well as a plethora of guests. They released one full length, New Dawning Time, in 1999. That is all they did before fading into obscurity...
Seaweed - Got Me a Gig With Seaweed: B-Sides and... →
I had typed up a description for this, but it vanished. Also, it took weeks of battle with Mediafire to get this uploaded. So, you’re getting a short “know it or you don’t” kind of description. Seaweed is one of the best bands to ever come from the Pacific Northwest. For some reason only folks involved in Hardcore seem to talk about them. Or maybe I only talk to folks...