Clem Snide is a character in William S. Burroughs novel
s, appearing in The Naked Lunch
and Cities of the Red Night
. I don't know
much about Clem Snide the character.
However, Clem Snide is also a band from Boston. The quartet of Clem Snide is made up of:
They started in Boston
as a grunge-punk band, but relocated New York
in the mid-Nineties
. There they began playing the club circuit
In 1998, they released their first album, You Were A Diamond on the Tractor Beam label. They were later signed by Sire and released their major label debut, Your Favorite Music, in 2000. They have since split from Sire, but hope to release a new album in April of 2001.
Clem Snide was featured in the "New Faces" section of Rolling Stone 855.