That sound is, as with all really good pop, at once both familiar and sui generis. There are punk elements in the driver’s seat, but the radio is tuned to Beach Boys/Beatles melodicism, and, to stretch the metaphor beyond all limits of help or hope, from the look of the clouds, it’s time to get the top up because the weather is threatening arena rock.
Weezer’s self-titled debut (a.k.a. the Blue Album) was released 19 years ago today.
The Ramones released their self-titled debut 37 years ago today.
Our DAYTROTTER session is finally up! We play 4 out of 5 songs from the new EP in a LIVE setting and it sounds awesome!
Do the free subscription trial and if you like how it works, subscribe! Daytrotter is rad and gives a lot of bands great exposure.
Also if you don’t have Running Out Of Places To Go you can pick it up right here for $4: http://theswellers.bandcamp.com