Beach Slang – “The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us”

Earnest, hard-driving, big rock anthems.  Driving drums and guitars, coupled with angst-ridden lyrics about typical young-folks issues.  Singer is a veteran of the rock scene which makes this effort more mature sounding than similar/younger bands.  Very Hold Steadyish in that way.  UK Post-punk influenced with a whole lot of Replacements and Guided By Voices.  All makes for a GREAT record.

RIYL: Replacements, GBV, Afghan Whigs, Titus Andronicus, Hold Steady

FCC: # 1, 2, 4, 5

PLAY: #7, 3, 9, 6

LABEL: Polyvinyl

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