These are all the known live clips and videos by Swiss punk band Liliput/ Kleenex. You're welcome!


It's the end of a long week. What are you doing this weekend? (Please don't answer for real, I don't actually care; that question was rhetorical.)


Before I head out, I'm going to listen to the Swiss band Liliput, who started out calling themselves Kleenex but later had to cease and desist for copyright reasons.


I originally wrote a long post about this phenomenal band, but I stupidly didn't save it and accidentally erased what I had written. The above two posts are the best I've found in terms of live clips.


And I think this is the sole video that the band made while still together.


These clips are pretty cool — they seem to be silent super 8 film footage which was later synced up to two of their best known songs.


And this is pretty un-mess-with-able as well — talk about a show you'd want to go back in time to check out! Everyone here looks so young, too, wow.


PS: A friend hepped me to the fact that I forgot this video to their killer song "Die Matrosen." So, here it is.


OK that's it — enjoy your weekend! Listen to Liliput.

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Mike McGonigal

Metro Times music editor Mike McGonigal has written about music since 1984, when he started the fanzine Chemical Imbalance at age sixteen with money saved from mowing lawns in Florida. He's since written for Spin, Pitchfork, the Village VOICE and Artforum. He's been a museum guard, a financial reporter, a bicycle...
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