Elastic Drop Outs Lowtalkin Blue Eye Dig It Up Tennis Court Ratworld Tastes Like Medicine Pick Out The Pieces Infinite Donut Fortune Teller Imagine skateboarding through a side-scrolling 8-bit world filled with balloons, clowns and disgruntled dockworkers in search of your cute pixilated girlfriend Bunny.
And they do. Over and over again. Tags alternative grunge indie psych Leeds. Bandcamp Album of the Day Jul 25, go to album. The honeyed vocal of Liza Violet also adds to it but is somewhat tempered by the pop-punk yelps from the back. A kicky little lead line make it a definite head bopper.
Returning to what endear us so quickly to the Leeds band the fuzzed garage punk sounds rattle around you brain like a razor sharp and rusty tin can. It perfectly simple but yet secretly layered with the buzz of an angry hornet.
The melding of darkened riffs and soundscaping worry is offset by the beauty of the vocal performance, a classic in the making. With the dual vocals of Needham and Violet this track really rolls off the ear. William Olsson's Lost Girls and Love Hotels finds optimism in its message that life tears us apart and puts us back together again differently.
Bright Eyes may not technically be emo, but they are transcendently expressive, beatifically melancholic. Down in the Weeds is just the statement of grounding that we need as a respite from the churning chaos around us.
William Wyler's Roman Holiday crosses the postcard genre with a hardy trope: Old World royalty seeks escape from stuffy, ritual-bound, lives for a fling with the modern world, especially with Americans. The Flaming Lips' American Head is a trip, a journey to the past that one doesn't want to return to but never wants to forget.
We like that Liza is wearing a t-shirt for Leeds based band of the moment Hookworms. Especially the mighty Cowtown What about Eagulls?!?! For more information on Menace Beach including tour tickets dates below and to buy their album Ratworld click here.
Sign in. Forgot your password? Get help. Password recovery. All The Creative Process. The Creative Process Podcast — Ep 8.Jan 14, · Menace Beach have been on our radar for a long time now so we were thrilled to see their debut LP Ratworld via Memphis Industries, be so widely appreciated. We knew the band had a great deal of talent but just how that would translate into 12 songs is always difficult to tell. We take you through each track. You don't even need to hear it – though you probably still should.