INTERVIEW: VULGARRITY’S SHAWN GARRITY ON THE SOUNDS OF ‘AFTERLIFE’, THE SCHOOL OF ROCK...
It’s one thing for a musician to loop a guitar riff once in a while so they can add a cool touch to a song, but it’s another thing when a duo loops together a classic rock set up of drums, keys, guitars, and bass all at the same time to create a full on audio assault. Enter Providence rock act VulGarrity, consisting of talented siblings Shawn and Tracy Garrity who always have a knack for bringing innovative music to the ears of many. [Read More...]
A sneak peek at VulGarrity’s Funkeology
Funkeology is the third full-length album from the renowned sibling duo, known for one of the most entertaining live rock shows around. [Read More...]
VulGarrity can't be categorized - they're too busy having fun
VulGarrity is one of those acts that’s just too much freaking fun to miss them because you don’t ‘get’ them. [Read More...]
VulGarrity Takes Top Honors At WBRU's 2011 Rock Hunt
"VulGarrity stole the show that evening. They were the most unique and exciting act that night. They make excellent, BIG noise for just two people. VulGarrity is rock and roll, plain and simple." [Read More...]
Jess Powers presents sultry sirens at Firehouse 13
The next Chanteuse extravaganza features guest emcee and spoken word poet Michaelle Saintil, and an eclectic roster ranging from folk quartet the Sugar Honey Iced Tea to Tracy Garrity of the sibling rock duo VulGarrity. Tracy and brother/bandmate Shawn plan to perform cuts Tracy penned on their latest disc, Dance 2 the Grave. [Read More...]
VulGarrity triumph at the 'BRU Rock Hunt
VulGarrity's 35-minute set slayed from start to finish, with all of their signature moves in effect... [Read More...]
VulGarrity “Dances to the Grave”
“Horror Movies. Maybe Rush or Joy Division.” These are just a few of the actual collective influences of the rock-duo Vulgarrity, a band riding just under the radar since its formation in Providence, R.I. in 2008. [Read More...]
Vulgarrity's haunting Dance 2 the Grave
There's a musty funk emanating from the new VulGarrity disc, Dance 2 the Grave, as the acclaimed Provy-based sibling duo (Tracy and older brother Shawn Garrity) follow up their excellent '08 debut, If You Sing it, They Will Hum . . ., with 15 more tracks (including a monster cover of Peter Gabriel's "Shock the Monkey") sure to satisfy those of us who crave their taut basslines, primal rhythms, and gnarled, fuzzy riffs a la Queens of the Stone Age. [Read More...]
Just The Two Of Us
The two siblings in VulGarrity create all the sound (and conflict) of a full band [Read More...]
CD of the month
Sonic mayhem was in the air on a recent Saturday night at AS220, when local brother-and-sister duo Vulgarrity delivered a scorching set of material from their release If You Sing it, They Will Hum (Dog Hill Records). [Read More...]
In the blood: VulGarrity is humming on all cylinders
"There are three instruments on stage and only two of us and we switch instruments a lot, sometimes within the same song. It’s much harder but also much more fun.” [Read More...]
VulGarrity
VulGarrity live is fascinating to watch because of the way Tracy and Shawn Garrity swap vocal, drum, and bass duties. [Read More...]