Greg Saunier

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Walker Art Center's 2013-14 music lineup

    Never doubt the power of the Walker Art Center to bring together one of the most intriguing assortments of performance art in the region. The gallery's 2013-14 season is no exception.Some of the highlights among the music performances include a collaboration between filmmaker Sam Green and indie roc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2012

    "Nickelback? That's a terrible name for a restaurant," and 25 more quotes from 2012

    Sometimes an individual passage can sum up an entire interview -- or can take on a life of its own that fits absolutely nowhere. In 2012, plenty of artists took the time to speak to Gimme Noise, and one of them was notably incensed that a place serving food that a person would ideally like to keep i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2012

    Deerhoof on haters, DIY, and breakups

    Longevity is an elusive eel that is difficult for bands to grasp. Together since 1994, Deerhoof have been able to find something unique that most bands have not been able to discover. Maybe that uniqueness comes from a single person -- drummer Greg Saunier certainly is unique. Long in prose, the mus ... More >>

  • Music

    March 23, 2011

    SXSW 2011: Five nights in Austin

    Highlights from Gimme Noise's recent trek to the festival

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2011

    Yoko Ono and the Plastic Ono Band close out SXSW, Sean Lennon professes his love for tUnE-yArDs

    Photos by Erik Hess​You know it's time for SXSW to be over when even a Yoko Ono show is full of pushy, angry people and there's a riot happening just outside. The iconic professor of peace did her best to reach out to the tired audience, peering out over a pair of dark oval sunglasses to peer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2010

    WHY? & Deerhoof at First Avenue, 06/26/10

    Photos by Adam Bubolz​WHY?/Deerhoof June 26, 2010 First Avenue Two Bay-area bands with tight ties (so much so that they even work each others merch table) but disparate sounds rolled through Minneapolis along with the stormy weather on Saturday night, as both Deerhoof and WHY? delivered rousing a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 26, 2007
  • Arts

    September 12, 2007


    October 2; Walker Art Center; 612.375.7600.