Skip to content

Lolla #24: Harlem

May 7, 2010

Sounds like: those competent-musician-druggie-slacker-kids you knew in high school actually got around to attempting a music career [+2]

You can listen to them at: ; listen to “Friendly Ghost,” and take the time to bask in the irreverance of this myspace page — under influences: “the only band we like is nirvana. the only album we like is nevermind. the only song we like is smells like teen spirit” ; they identify their made-up label, “female fantasy records,” as “Major.”  [+5]

Sample Lyric: “’cause i’m into shit that you don’t even know / and i smell bad / [something something] all your clothes “

I would rather see this band than: just about any other “lo-fi” act.  To quote PopTartsSuckToasted, the secret to lo fi is to “write a [good] pop song and scuzz that shit up”; it is not a license to drone through crappy songs.  These guys get that.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: