The Muffs apparently never really broke up, although they spent a while out of the public eye; their biggest recent exposure came when Shattuck was Kim Deal 's stand-in for the Pixies for six months last year. That role didn't last, but it was an inspired choice on the Pixies' part: the Muffs' instrumental sound had, and still has, more in common with the Pixies than with most of their grunge-era contemporaries. Their songwriting, on the other hand, is very different they're writing much better songs than the Pixies are these days, too , and it's very heavily inspired by '60s rock 'n' roll.
Specifically, mid-'60s British rock'n'roll. More specifically, the Beatles ' Rubber Soul. Cannot annotate a non-flat selection. Make sure your selection starts and ends within the same node.
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Potato Gibberish. Archived from the original on February 16, Archived from the original on October 10, Retrieved Archived from the original on August 12, Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles. Pitchfork Media. Retrieved October 19, Art Of The Underground. Retrieved March 26,But the silver lining is Shattuck's higher profile will likely encourage more people to check Whoop Dee Doo, her first new album in ten years with the Muffs, the band she's been leading since , and this long-player shows she's better suited to running her own show than playing second fiddle in someone else's (even if the latter pays better).