Bands Labels and Studios Things on the web

Bands
Drive-By Truckers
 rootin' tootin' southern rock with a blast of soul
Nada Surf
 power-pop never sounded so sweet
Early Man
 Satan had a beautiful two-headed baby and named her Early Man.
Sonic Youth
 avant-rock pioneers and way-pavers
Jay Farrar
 a true troubadour and alt-country pioneer
Clutch
 aggressive with their music, yet war and comforting with their hearts
Social Distortion
 Orange County's dirty uncles of punk
Madrugada
 Which way? Norway!
Kingdust
 I hope I'm not being too forward, but is there a Queendust? *wink-wink
Dinosaur Jr.
 This band sprung from the soup of hardcore and blossomed into a beautiful flower of thunder-rock.
Burning Airlines
 J. Robbins' post-hardcore quasi-pop outfit
Steve Wynn
 Formerly of The Dream Syndicate, this guy likes to show us how good he is at writing songs. Showoff.
Roman Candle
 neo-country darlings
Pat McGee Band
 roots-rock's nephews
Son Volt
 rock and roll that runs the gambit from political critique to heartfelt pleas
Lemonheads
 now-defunct band of dirty, sloppy rock and roll kids