Essays and rock & roll. Looking and listening. Nostalgia versus skepticism.
Friday, March 25, 2016
Meet You at Candy Ass?
In advance of the Fleshtones' 40th anniversary this year, I'll be combing through the Sweat: The Story of The Fleshtones, America's Garage Band archives for some little-seen nuggets. Anne Tek—then married to Keith Streng—unearthed this gem in the early 1990s, a matchbook and postcard from Candy Ass, a pizza bar in the French Alps that was named after the Fleshtones' instrumental sleaze anthem from 1991's Powerstance!