Monday video: The Monks' "Complication"
it! Sing along! "We will die/We will kill for you!" With banjo! (Photo linkhere
.) Then watch"Monk Chant" and "Oh, How to Do Now"
! Oh, thank you thank you thank you Youtube (viaILM
)! See also the Monks' officialsite
, my 2004 Monks interview/tributehere
, and my 2003interview
with the Spectors, the Minneapolis band that helped get the Monks back onstage. This is my first glimpse of Gary Burger singing since he performed "Oh, How to Do Now" with the Spectors at their 2003 First Avenue reunion. Until somebody digs up footage somewhere of these guys playing "I Wanna Fuck Your Hand" at the Top Ten Club in Hamburg, this is the visual record to beat of one of the world's weirdest bands.
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