The last 20 years have been full of two-piece garage rock outfits with colors in their names. For a while it was even hard to tell them all apart. The White Stripes even tried to stand out by lying about being siblings—but nobody really bought that.
Chicago-based White Mystery is another in the line of guitar-and-drums duos, but they don’t have to pretend to be related to get ahead. They’re brother and sister for real, and their matching red muppet-manes of hair proves that they sprang from the same ginger gene pool. They also rock harder than any family band since the Shaggs. (more…)