The Messthetics are an instrumental trio featuring Brendan Canty (drums), Joe Lally (bass), and Anthony Pirog (guitar). Canty and Lally were the rhythm section of the band Fugazi from its inception in 1987 to its period of hiatus in 2002 and this is the first band they’ve had together since then. Pirog is a jazz and experimental guitarist based in Washington, D.C. On April 15, they recorded this in-studio performance for KXCI in Tucson at Hotel Congress. Produced and hosted by Hannah Levin, engineered by Duncan Hudson and Dana Fehr. Filmed by Julius Schlosburg. Camera Assistants: Janine Kaufer and Casey O’Brien.