Alice Bag Band has a record release party at the Echo on Saturday
Posts Tagged: Smoke Season
She drives her garage rock with toughness
The most striking thing about the duo is their astonishing synchronicity
their genre-bending songs have developments which are as unexpected as they are explosive
The LA quartet could well have the envelope of giants destined to play larger places…arenas may be?
Smoke Season’s sound is a bit mysterious and hard to exactly pinpoint as it brings to mind a blend of psychedelic electronic pop haunted by an Americana flavor,… but they simply define their music as ‘dustbowl soul’ on their Facebook page. Whatever you call it, the band has a formidable energy on stage
The very moody music seemed to explode in many directions, and was totally uncategorizable, leaning toward a reworked Americana fueled by stomping and violent rhythms and polyphonic vocals during a song like ‘Badlands’, then morphing into ethereal dream pop with expansive development