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Monday, May 19 2014

Wreckless Eric: Le Beat Group Electrique / The Donovan of Trash

Reissues of Wreckless Eric’s comeback albums following his productive years at Stiff and a near decade of silence.


Tuesday, August 31 2010

Wreckless Eric & Amy Rigby: Two-Way Family Favourites

The perils of putting out a record of “Family Favourites” or cover songs that two people in love enjoy singing together reveals this can be a dangerous prospect.


Wednesday, August 18 2010

The Power of a Good Cover: A Conversation with Wreckless Eric and Amy Rigby

It was a cover that brought Wreckless Eric and Amy Rigby together and a string of covers that honed and solidified their live act. With the release of Two-Way Family Favorites, the real question for this eccentric duo is not “Why a covers album?” but instead, “What took you so long?”


Monday, October 20 2008

Wreckless Eric and Amy Rigby

Grey, unshaven, and a good inch shorter than Amy Rigby, Wreckless Eric lived up to his name as he rambled and raged, yet still found time to moon over his new bride.


Sunday, April 8 2007

Wreckless Eric: Big Smash

One of the very few songwriters to have been covered by Cliff Richard and Die Toten Hosen, the Monkees, and Yo La Tengo. Oh, and Will Ferrell.


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