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“Boasts punk spirit, earworm melodies, and a neo-retro sound that’s loaded with appeal…” —The Second Disc
“With elements of blues, soul, punk, and flat out noise, the quartet have something truly unique that you have to hear to understand – even if it only succeeds to confuse you more.” —Girl Underground Music
“[The band’s new lineup] has only made’ distinct and idiosyncratic blend — punk, blues, R&B, rockabilly, some jazz — more potent.” —Billboard
“Every song on the album gives me a jumpstart, I hear so many levels of what I consider amazing creativity that it is hard to dissect… this album will end up on a very special list at the end of the year.” —No Depression
Make sure you are firmly situated with three points of contact with the ground, then take a deep breath and give the album a listen. Let us know what you think!
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A "funky blend of blues, soul, and rock" from ex- Fishbone and Miles Davis sideman, merging rootsy, bluesy fundamentals with modern soul, funk, and hip-hop influences. Nominated for Blues Music Award as "Best New Artist Debut" and Indie Music Award in Blues for "Album of the Year"."Traverses a shape-shifting world where futuristic dreams of Muddy Waters commingle with soul's aphrodisiac tendencies, the crash of rock, and a beat bounce of hip-hop... cavernous grooves, and flickering guitars — acoustic, electric, sludged and slidden."
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