Getting to know you: CHEAP TIME
CHEAP TIME is a garage rock trio from Tennessee that brings a healthy dose of glam, punk and power pop to the garage rock wheelhouse. At the heart of the band is Jeffery Novak, who started as a Tennessee teen playing in punk bands the aptly named Jeffrey Novak’s One Man Band and the now defunct Rat Traps. He fell under the wing of the late Jay Reatard who encouraged Novak in music and in...
Merrill Garbus is very good at making the musics as tUnE-yArDs. Merrill Garbus with Questlove and Black Thought of The Roots is very, very good at making the musics as tUnE-yArDs, which she did last night when she stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to perform “Gangsta”. It’s not just that the song is a banger, which it is, the magic of tUne-yArDs has always been in the show....