Thursday, October 14 2010
How many bands can weather the loss of a founding member who's been a mainstay for 30 years like they haven't missed a beat? Well, there aren't many groups like Dutch anarcho-punks the Ex.
Wednesday, April 21 2010
For Knoxville music and arts fans, it was time to show the rest of the world that we’ve got a pretty hip little town on our hands, and the Big Ears Festival is a perfect mission statement.
Tuesday, October 14 2008
Two uncompromising punk veterans find a volatile common ground in staccato rhythms, surreal imagery, and passionate political engagement.
Thursday, February 14 2008
Punk’s most passionate, politically-engaged band plays a show in New York on the three-year anniversary of 9/11 and in the midst of the Republican National Convention.
Friday, May 11 2007
Zach Braff just gets more annoying by the minute. Braff brings what he always does -- a basic mopey charm, some sarcasm, even a rudimentary self-awareness.
Thursday, December 15 2005
At times this sounds like a dance-party coming from these dour Dutch anarchists, albeit with a bust of Winston Churchill staring by the door.
Monday, February 7 2005
Deep intellectual analysis of geopolitics and fearless insertion of their socio-anarchist perspective is a bold, defining path drawn by The Ex.