Andy Meuwissen

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2013

    RIP the Goondas

    Earlier today, bluesy bad-boy rockers the Goondas announced on social media that their upcoming show at First Avenue, opening for Run Westy Run on December 27, will be their last as a band.Though it hasn't been made explicitly clear whether this will be a permanent break-up for the four-piece that f ... More >>

  • Music

    June 19, 2013

    The Goondas engineer the Dog Show

    The chaotic band release their mangiest album yet

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2011

    The Goondas release 'Chud' at the 7th St. Entry

    ‚Äč2011 has been a busy year for blues rock favorites the Goondas. Performing in Austin for SXSW, sharing the SoundTown stage for its inaugural year, and now releasing their EP, Chud, on 7" special edition vinyl.Yet, the Goondas' albums usually just scratch the surface of their talent; their chemist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    SoundTown Series: The Goondas on wanting to 'single-handedly save rock and roll'

    Photo by Tony NelsonThe Goondas performing at Best New Bands at First Avenue​Continuing with our SoundTown Series, the Goondas gladly signed up for an in-person interview. Following the release of their self-titled debut album in 2010, the band has sprung up as one of the Twin Cities' best liv ... More >>

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    June 3, 2010

    The Goondas: Staying out late with the irreverent rock band

    They're a rail-whiskey cocktail of rockabilly, post-punk, and blues