FREE SPEECH ZONE | Guzzlemug debut “Away With the Wind and Noise” after much anticipation

Charlie Werber, Shane Prendiville and Tom Kelly cradle their pints as they gather together in Merlin’s Rest and consider what it’s taken to get this far. The three musicians who combine their talents to create the driving, avant-garde rock sound of Guzzlemug are about to premiere their debut CD, Away With the Wind and Noise, with a January 21st release show planned for the Hexagon, and on the eve of what will likely be the biggest Minneapolis show they’ve ever played, they’re excited to talk about themselves: Who they are, what they’ve been and where they’re going.Free Speech ZoneThe Free Speech Zone offers a space for contributions from readers, without editing by the TC Daily Planet. This is an open forum for articles that otherwise might not find a place for publication, including news articles, opinion columns, announcements and even a few press releases.”Shane and I were both from Appleton, Wisconsin” recalls bassist Tom, “He played in a band called Zen Barfight and I played in a band called Tetra. In Appleton, if you play weird music, you end up playing shows together at some point. That’s how that scene works. Continue Reading