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The Gories

The Gories
Formed: 1986 in Detroit, MI
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Group Members: Dan Kroha, Mick Collins, Peggy ONeill
Biography: The emergence of the Gories heralded a new Golden Age of Detroit rock beginning in the late '80s; a renaissance of noise and rustbelt rock that lasts through to today. Formed in 1986 by three Detroit natives -- Mick Collins, Peg O'Neill, and Dan Kroha (none of whom previously knew how to play an instrument) ...Read full biography
Outta Here
Released: 1992
Label: Mordam Records
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This self-produced third album was the band's last. At times the frustration can be heard amid the clamor ("48 Hours"). Nevertheless, the band's dual guitars and minimal drums add up to some pretty righteous ...Read full review
Houserockin'
Released: 1995
Label: Crypt
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The most primal of garage rock albums, House Rockin', the debut from Detroit's Gories, along with contemporary albums from Pussy Galore and the Gibson Brothers, set the standard for stripped-down, bare ...Read full review
More The Gories albums: Main Albums (2), Compilations (5)