Start Date: Aug 9, 2002
Kill Date: November 13, 2002
LOS ANGELES ART-PUNK BAND SAVAGE REPUBLIC
CONFIRM RARE REUNION APPEARANCE IN LOS ANGELES,
NOVEMBER 13, 2002"
"independent" tribal Arabic surf-art-punk band Savage
today confirmed a rare performance at the Los Angeles Knitting Factory
Wen. November 13, 2002.
Mike Watt will share the bill.
club has fairly limited capacity and this engagement is expected
to sell out
Advanced tickets are available now at the Knitting Factory website
VAN BEETHOVEN ALSO TO PLAY REUNION
Former Independent Project Records label-mates Camper Van Beethoven
are performing at the same club this August.
REPUBLIC REUNION A ONE TIME DEAL TO PROMOTE
OF COMPLETE STUDIO RECORDINGS
spokesperson for the band said "This is a one time event.
this point the band has no plans to reform". The band
agreed to do
this one time reunion to promote the recent reissue on San
Francisco label Mobilization Recordings of the bands entire
works. This reissue features stunning hand letterpressed covers
Savage Republic member Bruce Licher of Independent
This performance will be the bands first appearance in over 13
years, since their explosive Final Performance in Claremont,
California on Feb. 25, 1989. A DVD and digital audio recording of
that last performance is scheduled for release on Mobilization
on October 23, 2002, just prior to the reunion.
SAVAGE REPUBLIC WILL ALSO HEADLINE NEUROSIS ORGANIZED
"BEYOND THE PALE" FESTIVAL IN SAN FRANCISCO
The band will also headling in San
the Beyond the Pale festival. Schedule details are still being arranged.
There are no other shows planned at this time. Late Breaking news
band's rare one time reunion can be found at