Fifteen years after getting together and five since their last album, Minneapolis indie rockers Now Now are back and better than ever. 2017 was quite the period of intrigue for Now, Now, who silently withdrew from SXSW, deleted all their previous social media content, and announced that their longtime guitarist Jess Abbott had left the group. This less-than-stellar news came alongside the launch of a new website, their first tour in years, a couple teaser videos and oh yeah – brand new music.
Performing these days as a duo, Now, Now’s third full-length Saved came out at the beginning of summer to critical acclaim. They’ll be playing Saturday night at Stubb’s so here’s a quick preview: the final single from Saved – “MJ”.