Tag Archives: ani difranco

ARTIST PROFILE: UNTIED STATES

by Mike Schoeck Google the band Untied States, note the particular spelling, and the closest thing to a band you’ll come across are the deceased Seattle-cum-Cleveland rock of Presidents of the United States. Eddie Vedder once said of Ani Difranco during the Monkey Wrench radio sessions, “what a difference one letter can make.” The latter [...]

TODD SICKAFOOSE: TINY RESISTORS

by zach fisher Todd Sickafoose is the man.  As the bassist for Ani DiFranco, he has obvious credentials, but I had the chance to see him perform with his own group recently and quite frankly, I was blown away. Fronting an eight-piece crew of very talented musicians, he leads an eclectic journey through his new album, [...]