From the Archives :: Vol 8, No. 5, July 1997 – The Weakerthans

“. . . John writes the songs that make the whole world cry.”

Photo by John Sutton
Photo by John Sutton

By now you’ve heard the news that everyone’s favourite Winnipeg band has split.

In homage, here’s one from the Stylus archives: in one of the earliest interviews with the Weakerthans, drummer Jason Tait and frontman John K. Samson spoke with Kendra Schulz in 1997 in anticipation of their debut release Fallow. Read below!

Vol 8, No. 5 Stylus: July 1997 – The Weakerthans