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Jennifer Herrema's Black Bananas rock on to distinct artistic groove
Jennifer Herrema's Black Bananas rock on to distinct artistic groove

Let us now praise semi-famous outliers. Those seemingly real-gone creators carving avenues both staticky and surreal through popular music. Difficult, shock-of-the-weird sounds that with curiosity and focus nudge music in new directions. The kind like Black Bananas' new "Electric Brick Wall," which in mixed company will likely draw baffled guffaws from conservative listeners while gleefully striking the ears of those bored with the retro-fueled stasis that's overtaken rock. Black Bananas are a Sunset Beach-based rock-pop-experimental noise band best known for its co-founder and lead singer Jennifer Herrema, whose scratchy, fearless yowl has come to define her groups Royal Trux and RTX....

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