Outstandingly Ignited

by The Underthings

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David Greenberger is an artist and curator whose Duplex Planet magazine www.duplexplanet.com chronicled the strangely brilliant utterings of the residents of the old folks home he worked at. David put out a series of CDs of great indie bands turning the lyrics of gifted crackpot Ernest Noyes Brookings into songs. Volume 4 includes Ben Vaughn, Morphine, The Thinking Fellers Union Local 282, Madder Rose, and The Underthings interpretation of "Movies."


released September 21, 2016

Produced and recorded by Tommy Lockett in Los Angeles

Stefanie Naifeh, vocals; Paul Lacques, nylon string guitar; Richie Lawrence, accordion; Mike Rose, saxophone; Tommy Lockett, bass, synthesizers.

Produced and recorded by Tommy Lockett

Lyrics by Ernest Noyes Brookings, music by Richie Lawrence and Paul Lacques



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The Underthings Los Angeles, California

Neo-cabaret. 1990s, led by fearless operatic punk jazz chanteuse Stefanie Naifeh and songwriter partner guitarist Paul Lacques, with sax virtuoso Mike Rose, roots accordionist Richie Lawrence, multi instrumentalist Ray Symczyk, bassists Simeon Pillich & Eric Gotthelf, and drummer Keith Miles. A band still ahead of its time.
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