Concrete Blonde

April 23, 1987

LA’s Concrete Blonde were fresh off an ill-fated tour with Cyndi Lauper when they careened into SNAP in April 1987.

They serve up a characteristically paint-peeling performance punctuated by grade-A banter between Deirdre and frontwoman Johnette Napolitano.

More: BBN Ep. 1 – "This Is SNAP" (with Johnette Napolitano)

Concrete Blonde
Photo by Scott Lindgren.


Johnette Napolitano (Bass, vocals)
James Mankey (Guitar)
Harry Rushakoff (Drums)


Engineer: Geoff Sykes
Host: Deirdre O’Donoghue