She Mob

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A Heavy Metal Moment with She Mob – Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015

Back in the year 2000, Lisa wanted to make some heavy metal, to celebrate her roots in Concord, California where she grew up among the cows and heshers (she used to DJ at her high school station, KVHS, and it’s still solidly metal). Alan came up with the count and general riff after Lisa told him it should go like this, “DUN dun dun DUN dun dun.” The rest is all attitude. From...

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She Mob – then and now (video comparison)

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015

Not really a comparison. More of a, well, OK, a comparison—why not? First, “Teacher” from the 1999 debut, Cancel the Wedding. Diane really belted this out and many career-minded educational types over the years nodded their heads with empathy.   And “Arnica” – This was recorded a few years ago and features Joy, Suki and Alan. It’s on the newest album, Right in...

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Blast From the Past – Was Ist Das? Music Video

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015

Never before has a music video been created from any of the music on She Mob’s second album, Turn to Chocolate. This oversight was unintentional and not a critical comment on our sophomore album, which is a very nice album indeed. Here’s “Was Ist Das?,” the song with the German chorus, based on actual events you’re all sure to enjoy. The footage is from...

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Turn To Chocolate

Posted by on Nov 15, 2001

Turn To Chocolate

“Reckless and spirited, She Mob recalls the days when wit and determination were treasured commodities in the punk community. Remember The Raincoats? The Pastels? She Mob stands in good company. – John Chandler, Portland Tribune, December 14, 2001 “They’ve tweaked their special brand of synthesized garage-pop so that it alternates between clangy Shirelles harmonies, Le...

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