org / 0161 834 1786 / Sunday, August 11 / 7pm / PS15 MONDAY Music / Average Sex Signed to O'Genesis Recordings (the label founded by Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess), east London quartet Average Sex create a firestorm of sharp riffs, surf-pop
melody and surreal lyrics.
It's the solo project of Mike Blaha from the Blind Shake, and it'll burrow into your cerebellum: noisy, meaty, and rockin' on the a-side, with a slightly slowed down surf-pop
number on the b-side...
It's a record bursting with surf-pop
melodies and off kilter harmonies that easily surpasses its predecessor, despite that record's considerable standing.
Washing Dishes signalled the arrival of said full band, including Jack Johnson SYMPHONY HALL, BIRMINGHAM REVIEW the world's most one-paced bassist and multi-instrumentalist Zach Gill, whose highlight was a toss up between a knee sliding accordion solo and the revelation of his ridiculous vocals being placed halfway between sounding like Randy Newman and a surf-pop
The first half of the show saw Wilson and his spectacularly talented live band complete with local string section, Apollo Strings, give a selection of George Gershwin classics a lush, surf-pop
Spanning a period from the mid 1950s to the early 1960s and encompassing the primal rock 'n' roll of Jerry Lee Lewis as well as the sophisticated surf-pop
of the Beach Boys, the set is absolutely packed with vintage hits.
Spanning a period from the mid-50s to the early 60s and encompassing the primal rock 'n' roll of Jerry Lee Lewis as well as the sophisticated surf-pop
of the Beach Boys, the set is packed with vintage hits.
There is, however, also the surf-pop
fun of the Beach Boys in there, especially in the fun-filled final track The Future.
He hung around the Hollywood music scene with surf-pop
stars The Beach Boys, and even made a demo tape of his own songs.
Purveyors of jangly, melodic surf-pop
with gorgeous girl-boy vocals, the Halifax trio have been signed up to Heavenly Records and are being hailed as one of 2018's most exciting young guitar acts.
Surf's up: Bob Bruno and Bethany Cosentino are surf-pop
duo Best Coast.
Girls Names I Lose (Search YouTube) Chatting about Primavera reminded me of Girls Names, the internationally respected surf-pop
four-piece from Belfast.