"Supergroup" gets tossed around so much in these days of ever-shifting lineups and allegiances (The Dead Weather, Them Crooked Vultures), that word might as well mean the same thing as "side project." But the Knitters actually deserve such a lofty designation. Not only is the lineup pretty super to begin with — three-quarters of L.A. punk legends X in John Doe, Exene Cervenka and drummer D.J. Bonebrake, fortified by roots-rock savant Dave Alvin and doghouse bassist Jonny Ray Bartel — their pedigree... More >>>