Articles tagged ween

“You Can’t Plan a Jam”: An Interview With Dean Ween

"If it's going somewhere, it might get a bass solo and a drum solo for two minutes. But that's jamming, you know?"

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Three Men Out at Sea: A Conversation with Dean Ween

PopMatters conducts an interview with co-founder of oddball rock outfit Ween in a rather unique environment: out at sea, fishing... and boy does Dean Ween have some choice words about the state of the music industry.

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Gene Ween: 13 February 2010 - Chicago

Ween fans flocked to a solo/acoustic performance by eclectic song-smith Aaron Freeman. Freeman, better known as Gene Ween, played for an enthusiastic sold-out crowd at Chicago’s newest venue Lincoln Hall.

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Highlights from the Voodoo Experience: 30.Oct-1.Nov.09 - New Orleans

Highlights from the Voodoo Experience: 30 October - 1 November 2009 - New Orleans / In its 11th year the festival welcomed a plethora of musical greats to help embrace New Orleans under Halloween's spell.

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Ween: At the Cat’s Cradle, 1992

“I think we’re in rare form,” quips Dean halfway through track one. “I’m not sure.” With Ween, can you ever be sure?

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24 Feb 2009 // 9:00 PM

Gene Ween

For Ween fans, Aaron Freeman aka Gene Ween playing a tiny, acoustic concert is akin to Bruce Springsteen playing a secret bar show in Jersey.

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A Mile Upstream: An Interview With Dean Ween

The Ween guitarist uses his love of fishing to launch a new show, and he explains that being out in his boat isn't all that different from playing a show.

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(Clem Murray/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT) NEW HOPE, Pa. - It’s a scintillating autumn morning and Mickey Melchiondo is in his usual haunt: drifting down

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26 May 2008 // 10:59 PM

Ween : The Friends EP

Always an experimental outfit, Ween has built their considerable reputation by embracing every whack notion that crosses their drug-addled minds.

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11 Dec 2007 // 11:00 PM


Love'em or hate'em, Ween remain as ruthlessly obnoxious and wonderfully inane as ever.

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27 Nov 2007 // 3:59 AM

Indie-pop act Ween is serious about its buggy creations

Ween’s new CD, “La Cucaracha,” scurries in many different directions - simple whimsy (“Blue Balloon”); lilting romance (“Sweetheart in the Summer”); hillbilly stomp (“Learnin’

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23 Oct 2007 // 11:00 PM

Ween: La Cucaracha

New Hope, PA's finest sons rediscover the funny on their most genre-bending release in well over a decade.

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2 Nov 2004 // 1:00 AM

The Poop Ship Destroyer hits shore a week before hitting edge.

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	Ween: Live in Chicago [DVD + CD]

Never given their due for pioneering the kind of mandarin genre-hopping that made the careers of, say, Beck, possible, Ween has lingered at an unclassifiable

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20 Oct 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Ween: Quebec

So once again Dean and Gene Ween have returned after a few years to grace us with their newest disc Quebec. To some fans, the

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20 May 2003 // 1:00 AM

Watching Ween perform in the parking lot of the Murat Theater in Indianapolis, it was impossible not to notice the innumerable crusty, matted tubes of

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1 May 2000 // 4:00 PM

        Ween: White Pepper

Keeping up with Dean and Gene Ween over the years has been no easy task. Having done everything from fabulous four track recordings to recording

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//Mixed media

The Thoughtful Absurdity of 'Spaceplan'

// Moving Pixels

"Spaceplan is a goofy game that still manages to pack a potent emotional punch.

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