MX relocated to San Francisco in , a tumultuous year when the city reverberated from the Dan White shootings and subsequent riots reflected in the track "White Night" and the Peoples Temple mass suicide the band performed at the nearby Temple Beautiful soon after the tragedy, overlooking a parking lot filled with the victim's cars.
MX also performed at prominent punk venues such as the Mabuhay Gardens , Deaf Club , and Savoy Tivoli but the local reception was not enthusiastic and the band was considered out of sync with the punk and new-wave sensibility of groups such as Germs , Dils , and Avengers. Disheartened by the reaction, drummer Jeff Armour soon departed, reducing the band to a quartet. Ira Robbins, writing in Trouser Press , said " Out of the Tunnel may well be MX's high-tide-mark, featuring convoluted breakneck melodies, cross-fed musical genres and Anderson's white hot soloing.
Zappa, Beefheart, Hendrix, etc. But that would be the tip of the iceberg. Bruce: My brother and I co-designed the logo. He was a professional sign maker and quite skilled. I just thought it sounded kind of dangerous and that it looked good and solid when printed. Was Bloomington, where you started, conducive for music? It's a college town -- were there a lot of opportunities to play live?
Was there a lot of variety to the bands? Rich: Yes, much more accepting than most other places we've played. We played everywhere once. It was like FM radio used to be -- lots of variety and not many music snobs.
I played with several jazz and classical musicians who were willing to experiment. The day Sgt. Great fun to read all this…. Brown on November 18, at pm. Kip Winger is taller and probably earns more money than I do, whatever it is he does for his kippers these days. Does anyone know why he always called me Mary Ann?
Simon Ribas on November 19, at pm. I do remember you, Beth. Just responded too quickly without thinking. Story of my life. And C. Laben spelled your name wrong.
Ron Mesh on November 20, at am. I was reading a book by keith richards…. I settled for going out with scott for a couple years…he moved to Florida…I to new orleans.
I was in karen and peters wedding…stood up with jim freeze…I dont know how…we never slept lol!! Anyhow I looked up scorgies for the hell of it and found this wonderful site! So pissed I couldnt do the reunion.
Oh well. Thats what we get for losing touch with people. If anyone has scott or petes number tell them to call me…. Xxoo Erin. Ange in blue shirt most regular regular. Andy is behind and right of screamer behind Ange. AccuRadio requires Adobe Flash to provide you with the best experience. Flash is either not installed in this web browser or is not enabled.
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More passionate.Oct 28, · From the HAMMER ARCHIVES -This is an audio recording of my live radio broadcast of MX Sound at the Boarding House 12/3/ This was a .