Author Archives: Lee Zimmerman

Prime Pixies

Pixies, L-R:  Paz Lenchantin, David Lovering, Joey Santiago, Black Francis
Photo credit:  Travis Shinn

After a series of break-ups and subsequent make-ups, a new album shows the Pixies are back in good form.

Where Are They Now: Banana of the Youngbloods

Publicity photo of Lowell "Banana" Levinger of the Youngbloods

Youngblood Lowell “Banana” Levinger’s solo album “Get Together — Banana Recalls Youngbloods Classics” offers due homage to a band whose unassuming demeanor made them as much a forewarner of essential Americana as The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield or any California contemporary.