Husker Du: The Story of the Noise-Pop Pioneers Who Launched Modern Rock
In 1979 Bob Mould, Grant Harp, and Greg Norton formed Husker Du as a wildly carthartic band, fuelled by anger, volume, and velocity. This title examines how Husker Du became the first hardcore band to marry pop melodies with psychedelic influences and ear-shattering volume.
Andrew Earles is a writer and humorist based in Memphis, Tennessee. His work has appeared in several media outlets, including Spin, The Onion, Pitchfork, McSweeney's, Harp, Paste, Magnet, and Alternative Press. Andrew lives in Memphis, Tennessee.