Posts Tagged ‘shoegaze

SURFER BLOOD – Astro Coast

January 29, 2010

The debut from the West Palm Beach, Florida band. I got this album to review a few weeks ago but was delayed by other projects so I haven’t been able to listen until now. In those short few weeks, it seems to me that the band has been labeled as the next big thing and […]

BlackstrapSteal My Horses and Run

May 19, 2008

This is the quintet’s sophomore album. They’re from Stockholm, Sweden, and play slightly bluesy rock’n’roll that has shoegazey influences, demonstrated through their simultaneously shimmering and fuzzy guitar lines. Mainly male vocals with female backing, though occasionally there are female leads. They remind me of the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club that I’ve heard. http://www.myspace.com/blackstrap001 http://www.blackstrap.net