Clem Snide


You can’t blame Eef Barzelay for returning to the bosom of his band after trying out a solo career. It probably wasn’t just his unusual name that threw people off but also his dry, low-key sense of humor—truth be told, it’s showcased better in his old band. At their best, Clem Snide were a less exotic, more tuneful version of Camper Van Beethoven and, like CVB, they deserved a bigger audience.

Fri., July 16, 9 p.m., 2010

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