We have to break the habit of not paying for art. Because there's something important at stake: supporting the kind of world you want to live in.
Ed Rodriguez has been around way too long and played instruments in the bands Iceburn, Gorge Trio, Colossamite, Sicbay, Burmese, xbxrx and the Flying Luttenbachers. He currently plays guitar In Deerhoof, whose website is here.
BioSatomi Matsuzaki plays bass and sings, Greg Saunier plays drums, John Dieterich and Ed Rodriguez play guitars. But what is Deerhoof really? Hell if we know. Pitchfork went so far as to label Deerhoof as "the best band in the world.” The New York Times described them as “one of the most original rock bands to have come along in the last decade.” From their humble beginnings as an obscure San Francisco noise act, they've become one of indie music's most influential bands with their ecstatic and unruly take on pop. http://www.deerhoof.net http://www.polyvinylrecords.com/deerhoof Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
An article for the people who keep hearing that the costs of accomplishing anything are so high that they should be reluctant to try.