Pin It
Favorite

"Scrambles," Bomb the Music Industry! 

Scrambles blazes through 13 tracks and uses nearly as many musicians — on everything from drum machines to Game Boys.

click to enlarge art14567.jpg

Bomb the Music Industry! may just be my new favorite band. Scrambles was released nearly a year ago, but I only just came across it recently — and I just can’t get enough of this freaking album. Apparently recorded on a budget of $50, Scrambles combines lighthearted, clever commentary and narrative with the exuberance of garage rock, the brashness of hardcore punk and the fun, brassy energy of ska.

It’s kinda like if Choking Victim ate Harvey Danger and the Thermals. Scrambles blazes through 13 tracks and utilizes nearly as many musicians — on every instrument from drum machines to trombone, Wurlitzer to Game Boy. Vocalist Jeff Rosenstock sings with honesty and keen humor — randomly moving from songs about employment to songs about whiskey. This record is fun, tight and absolutely insane. Simply put, it kicks ass. Go download it for any price from Quote Unquote Records or buy a physical copy from Asian Man Records to get a 32-page ’zine.

DOWNLOAD: “(Shut) Up the Punx!!!”

Tags:

  • Pin It

Latest in Music

  • All Access
  • All Access

    George Lathrop makes sure the big Spokane shows and concerts run smoothly
    • Jul 1, 2015
  • Hitting Even Harder
  • Hitting Even Harder

    Seattleite Rocky Votolato kicks off a long tour in Spokane
    • Jul 1, 2015
  • All Man
  • All Man

    Gregg Allman has experienced much turmoil, but he perseveres with his mix of blues, rock and country
    • Jun 24, 2015
  • More »

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Today | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun
Buddy Guy with Quinn Sullivan

Buddy Guy with Quinn Sullivan @ Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

Tue., July 7, 7:30 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

More by Chris Dreyer

Most Commented On

  • All Man

    Gregg Allman has experienced much turmoil, but he perseveres with his mix of blues, rock and country
    • Jun 24, 2015
  • Lightening the Mood

    Local metal quartet Mercy Brown garners fans around the globe thanks to a viral video
    • Jun 17, 2015
  • More »

Top Tags in
Music & Film

Film


Music


Review


Hip-hop


Indie Rock


© 2015 Inlander
Website powered by Foundation