Lawn – Summertime Lawn sound as if they’ve had to study rock music in college for four years and hated it.
They’re now stuck with being the smartest lads in the room, though that offers little consolation.
Summertime is a confrontational short-story recited over an angular post-punk riff. Here’s one of the best songwriting duos you’ve likely to have heard in a long time!
Beltalowda – One Of The Hundred Post-punk does not merely look to deconstruct rock music, but also to focus the camera eye on the small, unpleasant details.
In the case of Beltalowda’s One of the hundred, the unpleasant detail being discussed is the pesky inconvenience of dying in a terrible, mass-spreading disease. The impenetrable guitar lines and metronome-like drums tread through relentlessly while the aching the vocals spin the yarn.
Here’s a tune about merely being a dot on a statistic, and it’s as harsh as you would expect it to be.