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Devo Q&A: Gerald Casale
Spud rockers rattled but unbowed by the death of Bob Casale
"...Devo friended the Chronicle more than 30 years ago. In..."

July 1, 2014 Music Post by Neph Basedow

No Mo' Devo
Another Fun Fun Fun dropout
"...Another kink in F3F: Devo guitarist Bob Mothersbaugh suffered an injury to his right..."

Oct. 27, 2010 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Devo Redux
Satisfaction guaranteed!
"...With his hand finally healed, Bob Mothersbaugh and Devo return to Austin for a make-up session, March 27..."

Feb. 1, 2011 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Uncontrollable Urge
Devo's 21st century 'de-evolution' hopefully won't get anyone arrested
"...context with avant-garde video and film as early as Devo's conception in 1974. Two years later, the band's award-winning..."

March 20, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

I Can't Get No...
Devo canceled, but a good interview remains
"...I chased down Devo’s bassist Gerald Casale for an interview, cold-calling him from..."

Nov. 1, 2010 Music Post by Margaret Moser

"Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia" at the Contemporary Austin
The solo exhibition celebrates Devo but also the artist's sound-machine sculptures and high- and low-tech illustrations
"...Mark Mothersbaugh used to be in this band called Devo?..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Something for Everybody
The lineup for the 2010 Fun Fun Fun Fest
"...with the 2010 Fun Fun Fun Fest, with headliners Devo, Bad Religion, MGMT, Slick Rick, and Mastodon. The fifth..."

Aug. 4, 2010 Music Post by Austin Powell

Mothersbaugh's Antique Freaks
Mark Mothersbaugh's "Beautiful Mutations" aren't vintage shots of circus freaks but antique photos altered to make their subjects look disturbing yet eerily beautiful
"...than Victorian. The frontman for prevolution New Wave heroes Devo has been producing visual art since forever, but most..."

March 19, 2004 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

Experimental Films
" demonstrated by the screening of 1978's “Mongoloid” featuring Devo and 1982's “America Is Waiting,” featuring the music of..."

May 31, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Devo KILLED at the Music Hall last night.
" Booji Boy on a bungie, my experience at Devo at the Austin Music Hall SXSW 2009 hovered above..."

March 21, 2009 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Devo Pioneers Who Got Scalped: The Anthology (Rhino)
"...DevoPioneers Who Got Scalped: The Anthology (Rhino) "When a problem..."

May 19, 2000 Music Review by Ken Lieck

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts/Rick Springfield/George Jones/Devo
"...Austin, Travis County Expo Center, March 22, 24, 25 DevoACL Live at the Moody Theater, March 27..."

April 1, 2011 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Neil Young premieres his director's cut of Human Highway at SXSW, while Graham Reynolds brings Marfa to the Festival
"...reappear until a 1995 VHS release, stars members of Devo, co-writer/director Dean Stockwell, Dennis Hopper, Russ Tamblyn, and Young..."

March 20, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

"...DevoSomething for Everybody (Warner Bros.)..."

July 2, 2010 Music Review by Margaret Moser

SXSW showcase reviews
"...DevoAustin Music Hall, March 20..."

March 27, 2009 Music Review by Greg Beets

The Descendents
"...Fun Fun Fest's headline finale. "We filled in for Devo," nodded Aukerman, alluding to the seemingly catastrophic last-minute cancellation..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Fun Fun Fun Fest kicks up dust at Waterloo Park while Lyle Lovett closes down Studio 6A
"...that offered the next best thing to canceled headliners Devo in "Dare To Be Stupid." Likewise, Austin's ArcAttack shocked..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Dancing About Architecture
Crossing the Final Path
"...and the B-52s didn't exactly pack Southpark Meadows, but Devo still hold sway over some mighty rabid fans around..."

Aug. 21, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

New Wave Schtick of the `90s
Just Can't Enough
"...don't really loike Eighties music, actually. I don't loike Devo -- I think that's just crap music, too herky-jerky...."

July 18, 1997 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Playback: And the Award Goes To ...
The Grammys went bust, but their local equivalent – the 34th annual Austin Music Awards – just dropped its star-studded lineup
"...Mothersbaugh's "Myopia" exhibit is a must-see creative wonderland. The Devo visionary's first full museum retrospective, five decades in the..."

Feb. 19, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Interview: Debbie Harry
Blondie debuts at fest with a sit-down and a showcase
"...2012, the band co-headlined a show at Stubb’s with Devo. Could you comment on Bob Casale’s death earlier this..."

March 10, 2014 Music Post by Abby Johnston

Saturday, 8:45pm, Black stage
"...Fun sailing. The first was in 2010 to replace Devo, who cancelled after guitarist Bob Mothersbaugh injured his hand...."

Nov. 8, 2013 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Shoot Out the Lights
Bare buzz, bare butts: The Bright Light Social Hour shakes it
"...adept at infusing their music with, like the quirky, Devo-esque opening to the funky "Shanty."..."

Feb. 11, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

After a Fashion
Stephen saunters, sashays, and gets sassy at SXSW
" reinvent themselves now and then, don't they? Musically, Devo packed 'em in at the Music Hall and packed..."

March 27, 2009 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Snapshots From Zombie Nation
The nimble mind of artist KRK Ryden pieces together cartoon characters, drive-in theatres, outer space, devo-lution, mind control, and tikis to create a psychedelic pastiche of colorful painting
"...with references to cartoon characters, drive-in theatres, outer space, devo-lution, mind control, and tikis. His nimble mind forces these..."

Oct. 29, 2004 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...taking Built to Spill and adding a dollop of Devo. They're dropping their second LP, Of This Blood, on..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Mark Mothersbaugh Joyeux Mutato (Rhino)
Christmas Records
"...via the label's Web site), Joyeux Mutato finds Rugrats composer/Devo humanoid Mark Mothersbaugh alone in the studio cranking out..."

Dec. 22, 2000 Music Review by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
In the Jailhouse Now
"...Everyone's been asking about that Devo/Beck show that's coming to town, and I'm afraid we'll..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

"...a bunch of noisy kids. In the case of Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh, the kids are the animated cast of..."

Aug. 21, 1998 Music Feature

Flashback, Cash Back
The Trickle Down Economics of Eighties Music
"...from the Cure to the Cars, the Romantics to Devo, and "Tainted Love" to "The Safety Dance" are part..."

July 18, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

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