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The Mekons started as a punk band in the '70s, but soon embraced British folk and American country.

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Weirdo punks like Fugazi and Minutemen are still the touchstones on Ex-Breathers' second album, Past Tense. But the laser-focused gut-punch is far more dynamic this time around.

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As the season begins to draw to a close, hear the latest music by Joan Shelley, Calan and more.

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More two-minute, psychedelic garage-rock from the prolific Los Angeles trio, packing purist intentions and an inescapable weirdness.

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The band sounds refreshed as it performs "Random Name Generator" to a rapturous crowd.

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