Glenn Branca

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2013

    Wanz Dover's Silver Saint: "A Summation of Everything I've Done Over the Past 20 Years."

    Earlier this month, local multi-instrumentalist Wanz Dover released Another Five Hours, the second offering under his Silver Saint moniker. Aesthetically, the project's sound is in the vein of the early '80s New York art-rock and no-wave scenes, specifically the work of avant garde guitarist/compose ... More >>

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    November 15, 2013

    The Silver Saint Guitar Army

    Saturday night, I will take stage with a band I've never played with before: Silver Saint Guitar Army, the brainchild of Wanz Dover, and I will be one of over a dozen guitarists. Dover still speaks highly of his time in New York with Glenn Branca's guitar orchestra and he wants to bring that famed ... More >>

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    December 21, 2012

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 49: Wanz Dover's End of the World Edition

    In honor of the supposed impending apocalypse, we reached out to DJ/musician Wanz Dover and asked for his ideal apoca-mix. Says Dover: "I went kind of cinematic with my end-of-the-world mix, complete with epic love story at the end of the world." And it's a pretty great mix, featuring This Heat, O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Q&A: Page Hamilton of Helmet Talks Guitar Symphonies, Hippie Rock Bullshit and Possible Band Names

    Page Hamilton​When Page Hamilton formed Helmet back in 1989, he just wanted to make music that both punks and metal heads could enjoy. Sure enough, Helmet did find a way to combine punk's DIY spirit with the technical roar of metal, and the band was rewarded when its sophomore effort, Meantime, re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 8: Wanz Dover

    ​This week's DC9er presents readers and listeners with not one, but two very different mixes from seasoned area musician, dubstep producer and DJ, Mwanza Dover. And not by accident, either. Dover voraciously admits that there was no way he could "really make one mix that would make sense for what ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2007


    We know her as Annie Clark, but the world knows her as St. Vincent

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    September 21, 2006

    Creeping Nobodies, Nouns Group, Blonde Girls

    Saturday, September 23, Metrognome Collective

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    January 12, 2006

    The Lost Generation

    Longtime local rocker Mwanza Dover hates Dallas--so much, in fact, that he helms six music projects in town simultaneously.

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    May 3, 2001

    Youth in Revolt

    Two decades later, Sonic Youth is younger than ever

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    June 4, 1998

    The aging of Sonic Youth

    The ultimate Amerindie band embraces the past, the present, and the future

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    December 14, 1995

    Fifteen nailsin the coffin

    Or: Rock and roll isn't dead, it just doesn't smell bad

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    January 19, 1995

    Noise annoys

    Compilation of "experimental music" skirts the line between art and nausea