Tag: kim shattuck

1995 albums, the muffs, ramones, lunachicks, supergrass

15 albums from 1995 that are a perfect gateway into the world of punk

In 1996, Your Punk Professor interviewed the Clash’s distinguished lead guitarist Mick Jones for a proposed Alternative Press piece on punk’s original guitar heroes....
best punk albums 1993, bad religion, bikini kill, nirvana, the muffs

15 punk albums from 1993 that embraced contrarianism over prefab rebellion

Alternative rock still dominated popular music in 1993. This obviously begged the question of just how “alternative” something was if it was now on...
young musician deaths, mac miller, kurt cobain, amy winehouse, juice wrld

10 of the most influential musicians who passed away far too young

Many artists have changed both the lives of individual fans and the entirety of music history as it stands. Each musical contribution is immeasurable,...
The Muffs, No Use For A Name, The Living End, Anti-Flag

20 underrated punk albums that should be considered classics

Some of your favorite punk bands released (what should be) classic albums that, for whatever reason, superfans and the general public just couldn’t get...
billie joe armstrong, kim shattuck, kurt bloch, donita sparks

15 punk guitarists of the ’90s who paved the way for the genre’s future

Welcome to Alternative Press’ pick of the 15 best punk guitarists of the ’90s. One notable difference between this list and the other two...
green day, new years

Green Day auction guitar in memory of the Muffs’ singer Kim Shattuck

roGreen Day are auctioning a guitar via musical instrument resale site Reverb to raise funds for ALS research. The gift is in memory of...

Kim Shattuck speaks out about Pixies firing; Frank Black weighs in, talks fan accountability

Following an abrupt firing from the Pixies late last month, bassist Kim Shattuck, who, herself, was brought in earlier this year to replace founding member Kim...

Pixies announce new bassist, premiere music video for “Another Toe In The Ocean”

Pixies have once again announced a new bassist, and this time her name isn't Kim. Following the departure of founding member Kim Deal, then recent...

Pixies part ways with new bassist Kim Shattuck

For reasons not immediately clear, the Pixies have parted ways with bassist Kim Shattuck, who joined earlier this year following the departure of founding member...

Watch Pixies perform “Bagboy” on ‘Fallon’

Pixies stopped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night to perform "Bagboy," a standalone single which the group released earlier this summer. The band currently...