Artist Spotlight: Junk Food Junkies
A weekly feature showcasing local artists
Name: Junk Food Junkies
Line up: Adrian Yonkus, vocals and guitar; Julia Fisher, vocals and bass; Allye Giaetto, vocals and keys; Elijah Nelson, drums.
Sound: Minimalist garage/punk with riot grrrl sensibilities. Junk Food Junkies stick with a theme with bite-sized songs like “Burger King,” “Fries Before Guys” and “Hamtramck Ice Cream Truck,” all under two minutes long.
Next: The band will celebrate the release of their new album “Hot N Ready” with a cookout Sunday in the yard of Kelly’s Bar, 2403 Holbrook in Hamtramck. There will be food, a DJ and performances by many friends of the band including Burns, Carlos Ruiz, Kitten Von Mitten, Nick Rorick and the Drinkard Sisters. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the music starts at 7 p.m. $5. Call (313) 872-0387.