It’s LCD Soundsystem weekend in Los Angeles
Posts Tagged: Beach Slang
Twenty-nine minutes of rock for them thar youngsters to groove
the greatest rock band in the world right this second
If you’re still in, we are.
The jingle jangle guitars meets roar vocal, reminds me of a modern day American Jesus And Mary Chain meets Big Star somewhere neither should be. The vocal is oddly buried… maybe I am thinking of a Postcard Records band in the present day. “We’re allowed to be loud” is the sort of youthful schisms that belong only to the young, even if James Snyder has been around for decades – A
I do think that there are a number of possible choices for most anticipated of the week. Car Seat Headrest, El Vy, Guy Garvey, and the surprisingly good Beach Slang. Beach Slang are a world class punk pop band, sort of a iteration on emo without the lousy songs. It is available on NPR, see below, and despite loving all three songs I’ve heard from Guy Garvey (of Elbow), I’m going with them.