Lonesome Onry and Mean

Candy Golde Set To Kick In Some Faces At SXSW Debut

If there is a must-not-miss show for Lonesome Onry and Mean at Austin's annual springtime musical clusterfuck next week, it's Candy Golde at Club Deville, 11 p.m. Friday night.

A scary-good Chicago lineup of grizzled veterans - Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos, Wilco's John Stiratt, and guitar heroes Rick Rizzo (Eleventh Dream Day) and Nicholas Tremulis (Nicholas Tremulis Orchestra), the band's new eponymous EP is some of the most no-nonsense, kick-you-in-the-face rock and roll we've heard in a while.

Candy Golde also contains the wickedest Paul Simon cover we've ever encountered.

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