"Boys & Girls"
Release Date: April 10, 2012
Label: ATO Records
My thoughts: What a gem! I call this "music my parents would love", and I mean that in a
I can see this band going far and I hope they do. My only fear is that their single, "Hold On" is the only single-capable song on the album. Not to say that the other songs are not equally as good, possibly better, but I think it's the only song from this album that is current enough to make it onto the radio.
Again, I don't consider this a bad thing. I think they will do amazingly within their own genre. It's just not a widespread or youthful genre...therefore, they may go unknown with the larger crowd. But hey, that's not a bad thing.
Similar sounds: Janis Joplin, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Drive-by Truckers
My rating: 4 out of 5 stars.
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