The Breeders: ‘Title TK’

EXCERPT:

The band’s second release, “Last Splash,” went platinum, earned them a spot on the ’94 Lollapalooza Music Festival and kick-started a 16-month world tour. And then . . . then what?Where did they go? What happened to The Breeders?

A lot happened. Drugs happened. Tour-overkill happened. An ever-changing roster and dissent among the ranks happened. Put these together and you have nearly 10 years of unsuccessful recording attempts from one of the ’90s biggest indie success stories. The situation was so bad that a forthcoming album from The Breeders became a running joke in the music industry, like “The check is in the mail.”

Read the full review at The Japan Times Online.

The Breeders: 'Title TK' | The Japan Times Online

About Jason Andrew Jenkins

In 1997, Jason left his home near Atlanta for a year abroad. He liked it so much that he never went back. After three years in Taiwan and 13 years in Japan, he and his wife quit their desk jobs in Tokyo, pulled their kids out of local schools and traveled as a family for six years, living in Malaysia, Spain, and Mexico along the way. They returned to Japan — Osaka this time — in the summer of 2019. Jason loves Google Maps, carry-on luggage, and most dishes registering on the Scoville scale.
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