Posts Tagged ‘Mary Timony’

Watch Ex Hex’s New ’80s-Inspired Video for “Don’t Wanna Lose”

A take on Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains, it'll take you straight back to the days of statement socks.

Six Degrees of Separation from Ex Hex

One of D.C.'s biggest sonic exports of the year has connections to Fidel Castro, Azealia Banks, and Beavis & Butthead.

Stream Ex Hex’s Debut LP, Rips, on NPR

Yes, yes: It rips.

Listen to “Beast”: New Music From Ex Hex’s Debut Album, Rips

Mondays in the summer usually suck, with the unbearable heat and the prospect of another four days in an over-air-conditioned office looming ahead. But thanks to the release of this kickass new song from the Mary Timony-fronted Ex Hex (which also includes Laura Harris of the Aquarium and Betsy Wright of Chain and the Gang), [...]

Listen to the First Song From Ex Hex’s New Album Rips

Since late last year, the Mary Timony-led Ex Hex has given fans an excellent single, a charming food-fight music video, and a 7-inch containing a totally satisfying eight minutes of crunchy, rah-rah power-pop. Now the group, which also features Laura Harris (The Aquarium, Benjy Ferree) and Betsy Wright (Chain and the Gang), has an Oct. 7 release date for Rips, its upcoming debut album [...]

An Appetizer-Sized Rumination Upon the New Ex Hex Video

Above is the new food-oriented video for "Hot And Cold," a nifty power-pop tune by the D.C. band Ex Hex, featuring a cameo by Ian Svenonius. Below is the food-oriented video for "The One Thing" by INXS, an Australian band led by Michael Hutchence. The question must be asked: Is Svenonius sexier than Hutchence?

Ex Hex Announces Tour Dates

Ex Hex, the D.C. trio featuring Mary Timony, Laura Harris, and Betsy Wright, has announced a slew of spring tour dates.
The stripped down rock band begins its tour March 5 at Black Cat. Ex Hex says it plans to release a 7-inch in the coming months, and a previous press release from Merge Records said the group expects to [...]

Photos: Ex Hex @ 9:30 Club

It's hard to top the The Hives' live show, but when you've got killer songs, theatrics aren't always necessary. And during its opening slot for the Swedish band at 9:30 Club last night, D.C.'s own Ex Hex showed it had killer songs indeed. The band, featuring Mary Timony, Betsy Wright, and Laura Harris, played its [...]

Wild Flag (Officially) Splits

The rumors have been darting about for months, but now it's official: Wild Flag has broken up. The supergroup—whose members included the great D.C. guitar slayer Mary Timony alongside Carrie Brownstein, Janet Weiss, and Rebecca Cole—put out one of 2011's greatest indie-rock records, toured around a bit (including three well-received gigs in D.C.), then fizzled. [...]

Mary Timony’s Ex Hex Signs to Merge

Ex Hex, the new project from Mary Timony (Wild Flag, Helium), has signed to indie titan Merge, less than a month after releasing its debut single “Hot & Cold.” A press release states that the band, which also includes Betsy Wright and Laura Harris, will release its first album in April and play a slew [...]

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