Wazmo Nariz was an eccentric creative force on the Chicago new wave scene in the mid-70's. His sound was pre-Devo wild guitar and synth robotics. He always wore two neck ties- no one knows why. He seemed normal in every way until he took the stage, where his convulsive singing and stage antics could only be described as what one would imagine if James Brown was getting electric shock treatments while performing Cold Sweat. He hosted the IRS Records excellent TV show The Cutting Edge in the 80's. Read more on Last.fm.
Wazmo Nariz was featured in the movie Something Wild.Tweet