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

  • Broken Yet Hopeful
  • Broken Yet Hopeful

    Kent Ueland has moved on from Terrible Buttons with a solo effort
    • Jan 21, 2015
  • Making it Work
  • Making it Work

    For husband-and-wife duo Feral Anthem, crafting music is an obligation
    • Jan 21, 2015
  • Consistent Change
  • Consistent Change

    How Flannel Math Animal plays some of the most complex rock around
    • Jan 14, 2015
  • More »

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Today | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue
The FInns, Dem Empire

The FInns, Dem Empire @ The Bartlett

Fri., Jan. 30, 8 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

More by Chris Dreyer

Top Tags in
Music & Film

Film


Review


Music


Tribute


© 2015 Inlander
Website powered by Foundation