"Walking around with your head in the clouds
It makes no sense at all"
—Hüsker Dü, "Makes No Sense At All"
L-R: Greg Norton, Grant Hart and Bob Mouldnote Hüsker Dü
were an American Hardcore Punk
band from Minneapolis, MN
who were together from 1979-1988. They were composed of singer/guitarist/lyricist Bob Mould, bassist Greg Norton and drummer/lyricist Grant Hart. While they never had a hit record, among their most well-known work is the Concept Album Zen Arcade,
the follow-up New Day Rising
, their Cover Version
of The Byrds
' "Eight Miles High," and their single "Don't Want To Know If You Are Lonely," which was notably featured in the film Adventureland
and covered by Green Day
. They are regarded as seminal in the creation of the Alternative Rock
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