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True Crime Songs, Opinions on Jenny Lewis & Sara Romweber

Sara Romweber

Sara Romweber Sara Romweber was a central member of the North Carolina independent music scene from her teenage years to her death this month at age 55. As the drummer of Let's Active, she was closely associated with Mitch Easter, who would go on to produce R.E.M. as well as many other bands. She later drummed for the band Snatches of Pink and in the past decade performed with her younger brother, Dex Romweber, in the Dex Romweber Duo. Dex is known for his band Flat Duo Jets, which Jack White has cited as a major influence.

Sara Romweber's death prompted an outpouring of tributes, notably from members of the band Superchunk, who described Romweber as creative, caring and inspiring.