I get a lot of emails from a lot of publicist who represent a lot of indie bands. And a lot of them sound the same, look the same, and bore me the same. Most of all, they’re really soft. I like a bit of a harder edge with my rock. It doesn’t have to be on a Metallica level or devoid of any melody but not really a sappy track that you would see in a shopping montage in some romantic comedy.
That’s why I’m digging Summer Cannibals, an indie punk trio out of Portland. I was recently sent their video for “Full of It,” which seemed to be filmed around their house (?), and it has me searching for more of their music. Check it out: