I've been on a rather consistent Scissor Girls kick this past week, especially when it comes to continually penetrating the late, great Chicago no-wave/noise-rock trio's disjointed, schizo, brilliant 10" so that you can start to see what S-T-A-T-I-C-L-A-N-D (with recording help from one Tom Smith of To Live And Shave In L.A. fame, who's fingerprints seem to linger over the record's fractured aesthetic). There sadly are too few bands these days with both the sonic and visual audacity that the Girls possessed; here are some moving picture diversions from the band's archives: [...]
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omg stfu!!! no waaayyy - vivien vee on youtube!! okay so it isn't one of my fave trax but worth a watch cuz for a second you'll probably think your eyeballs are gonna fall out of your head. and then the dancers come in. aw jeeeeaaahhhhh and, scissor girls on public access tv in 96. just cuz it's great. give the drummer some.