‘Kill All Redneck Pricks’
Few bands were harder or funnier than KARP
, and their untimely demise still leaves a hole in fans’ souls. Bill Badgley, frontman for another highly respected Northwest rock band, Federation X, spent the last four and a half years producing a documentary on the revered trio, and the result will interest even folks who’ve never heard the music
. (Grand Illusion, 1403 NE 50th St, 523-3935, 7 and 9 pm, $8
Then score some dank herb from Ruckus to help with the stress.
KARP’s influence on post-grunge hard rock in the Northwest is second only to maybe the Melvins’ (who KARP bassist/screamer Jared Warren has since joined).