Dexter Romweber Duo
Venue Address (Get Directions)The Grey Eagle Tavern & Music Hall
Date and Time
Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 12:00am
Dexter Romweber Duo Dexter Romweber Duohttp://www.myspace.com/dexterromweberduoDex Romweber is nothing less than an icon of the American music underground. The former frontman for the world famous psycho-surf-rockabilly-garage-punk combo Flat Duo Jets released his first of nine albums in 1990 to rave reviews worldwide. He starred alongside R.E.M. and The B-52s in the 1987 cult classic film “Athens, GA Inside Out”. His first national tour in 1990 was as opening act for The Cramps. He was showcased on MTV's The Cutting Edge and 120 Minutes, starred in the Flat Duo Jets videos "Wild Wild Lover" and "Radioactive Man", made a stunning performance on Late Night with David Letterman, and has shared the stage with dozens of other rock luminaries including Iggy Pop and the White Stripes.The Dex Romweber Duo also features Dex’s celebrated sibling Sara Romweber (Mitch Easter, Lets Active, Snatches of Pink) on drums. Together they have been performing electrifying concerts all over the US and Europe, touring with Cat Power, Southern Culture On The Skids, Legendary Shack Shakers, Reverend Horton Heat, Neko Case and the White Stripes. .... Dex is the subject of a new documentary movie, “Two-Headed Cow,” which chronicles his legendary career. The movie includes testimonials by Jack White, Neko Case, Cat Power and Exene Cervenka amongst others, all of whom cite Dex as a major personal influence.The Dex Romweber Duo's latest CD "Ruins of Berlin" as on Bloodshot Records. The CD features guest appearances by Neko Case, Cat Power, Exene Cervenka and Rick Miller of Southern Culture on the Skids. The band also recently released a 7" record on Jack White's Third Man Records that features Jack on guitar, bass and vocals. Jack also procuced a live Dex Romweber Duo record as part of the Live At Third Man series. The Dex Romweber Duo's new Bloodshot Records release "Is That You In The Blue?" produced by Rick Miller of Southern Culture On The Skids is set to be released on July 26, 2011.9pm. $10 advance / $12 day of show.Advance tickets available online and at our local outlets.Standing room only.