Johnny "Rockin'" Wroll's Reviews Corner, #2

Categories: General Archive

Grandees of Horticulture

Pantsuit

(Sookie Sookie Records)

 

Expectorating shards of pneumatic kraut-skronk (don?t mess with my Teut-Tuet, coach), Grandees of Horticulture set about reshaping Akron indie by teaching Hegel the Continental and slathering phat-ass basslines in Thousand Island dressing. In the process, they mix angular bass, angular guitar, angular drums, angular lyrics, angular vocals, and occasional angular tuba into a straw heap redolent of Gang of Four?s lean, rigid angularity. ?Go ?head and break my heart, child,? sings mop-topped singer Archibald Huntington III with Jagger-esque esprit, ?But couldya break this twenty first?? He?s asking for change in more ways than one. ?Johnny ?Rockin?? Wroll

Sponsor Content

Now Trending

Minnesota Concert Tickets

From the Vault

 

Loading...