Let's give it up for indie-rock lifers who won't go gentle into that good night: namely, Ian Svenonius and Calvin Johnson. Svenonius, who's fronting the irreverently named Chain and the Gang, has left a slew of projects in his politically sardonic wake: Nation of Ulysses (punk), the Make-Up (gospel/soul/garage), and Weird War (kitchen sink), among others.... More >>>