Articles tagged the handsome family

Andrew Bird: Things Are Really Great Here, Sort Of…

With his latest release, Andrew Bird pays homage to the Handsome Family in that achingly beautiful way only he can.

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Nature Girl: An Interview with the Handsome Family

Speaking just before the release of the band's new album Wilderness, the lyric-writing half of the Handsome Family discusses ecstatic visions, immortal jellyfish, and the old, weird America.

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20 Questions: The Handsome Family

Country, bluegrass, and murder ballads, pharmaceuticals, home brews, and macabre stories -- and more to come with Honey Moon.

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26 Sep 2007 // 10:31 PM

Rats, fleas and serial killers - these are a few of Rennie Sparks’ favorite things. The lyricist for the brilliantly morbid duo known as the

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20 Jul 2006 // 4:00 PM

The Handsome Family

Death? Yes. Decay? Sure. Overturned shopping carts? Why not? A fruit plate? That's a little suspect.

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The Handsome Family: Last Days of Wonder

This land is your land, this land is my land, from the Devil dancing in the silent branches of thousand-year-old trees, to large iced tea, extra packet of ketchup, and small bag of onion rings.

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	The Handsome Family: Singing Bones

Rennie and Brett Sparks are the oddest and most bizarre couple in alt.country or old-time country circles today. And god bless them for it!

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11 Jan 2002 // 3:00 PM

The club was packed, and the crowd by the bar only shushed when Brett and Rennie, like a young, perverse Johnny and June, took the

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24 Sep 2001 // 4:00 PM

	The Handsome Family: Twilight

As I was thumbing through the liner notes to the Handsome Family’s new album Twilight, I came across the following two sentences. “I don’

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Gaming in the Analog World

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"A handshake is more substantial than typing "gg" at the end of a game.

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