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Superchunk
Formed: 1989 in Chapel Hill, NC
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Mac McCaughan, Laura Ballance, Chuck Garrison, Jon Wurster, Jack McCook, Jim Wilbur
Biography: Perhaps no band was more emblematic of the true spirit of American indie rock during the 1990s than Superchunk, the pride of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Following the D.I.Y. ethic to the letter, the bandmembers operated solely by their own rules, ignoring all passing trends by sticking to their trademark ...Read full biography
No Pocky for Kitty
Released: 1991
Label: Merge
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Where Superchunk's self-titled debut otherwise failed to live up to the brilliance of its anti-anthem centerpiece "Slack Motherfucker," the follow-up No Pocky for Kitty is a complete and fully realized ...Read full review
Foolish
Released: 1994
Label: Merge
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Forged at a difficult time in the band's history, this album is a dark masterpiece that contrasts the band's signature high-energy power punk attack of On the Mouth with a far more somber, orchestrated ...Read full review