"There was one fight called Soup vs. Sandwich.' Basically like a can of soup fighting this sandwich, essentially. A totally weird, weird sporting event." John Schmersal, creator of Enon, is talking about a show his band played in Boston a few months back. They opened for something known as the Kaiju Big Battel, an indescribable amalgam of Japanese monster movies and pro wrestling that has a rabid, cultlike fan base in Boston. "These guys dress up in insanely cumbersome outfits and wrestle," he explains. "It was fun, but it was way more of a sporting event... More >>>
Cartoon networking: Says Enon front man John Schmersal, "I think our music is way more off-the-cuff and crazier-sounding and more cartoonlike than the songs I'm actually writing for cartoons."