By Joe Tone
on Wed, Jan 30, 2008 at 11:56 AM
Catch some of Cleveland’s finest indie-rock bands at this weekend’s Woodchuck Fest. Click the video above for a righteous video of the super-hot rock duo Mr. Gnome, and read on to learn about Babylon A Go Go, and why they say you need to see the show. -- DX FerrisBand: Bayblon A Go Go, at the Woodchuck Fest, with Babylon A Go Go, Mr.
Gnome, Flowers in Flames, and Kid Tested.
Web:MySpace.com/babylonagogoHometown: “The intake pipe in Lake Erie off downtown Cleveland.”
Sounds like: “Huffing dark surf-garage gas while listening to post-post-post modern-punk-dark wave garage.”
Fun fact: “After 10 years in Prague, drummer James Pravda (Germ Free Adolescents) returns to Cleveland, to form the city's newest band with guitarist Mark K. (guitar/vocals, Morticia's Chair) and Marq Ire (bass, Germ Free Adloescents).”
Playing Where/When: 9 p.m. Saturday, February 2 at Pat’s in the Flat’s (2233 West 3rd, 216-621-8044).
Why you need to see them: “We will unleash 50 rabid groundhogs to see what happens ... not really. It's the world debut of Babylon A Go Go!”-- James Pravda, drums