Artist Spotlight: Throwaway
A weekly feature showcasing local artists
Line up: Kirsten Carey, guitar and vocals; Jon Taylor, drums.
Sound: This duo slides on the garage rock spectrum between avant-punk and noise-rock.
The shtick: Throwaway is represented online as a woman with a paper bag on her head. According to the band the bag-headed woman represents "the rock goddess of legends."
Next: The twosome's album release party for their debut album "WHAT?" is Thursday at El Club, 4114 W. Vernor in Detroit. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets cost $10-$12. All ages are welcome. Listen to the band at therealthrowaway.com.