By Oliver Hall
Superchunk’s noisy, slightly damaged pop-punk has inspired numerous imitators around the world. In spite of Mac and Laura’s universalist pogo-dancing, the music press has promoted a strong identification of Superchunk’s sound with its hometown, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Superchunk won its audience by touring and recording constantly during its first ten years, and the band’s older fans tend to admire its work ethic as much as its music.
Mac McCaughan was an undergraduate at Columbia University who had... Read More