jump to navigation

EP.5 Locksley, Maritime, Amy Winehouse, April 12, 2007

Posted by iweenie in Dig it!, mp3, music.
trackback

We’ll start off with the band Maritime who formed in 2003 out of the ashes of The Promise Ring and The Dismemberment Plan. The song Parade of Punk Rock T-shirts is a nice head bopper. I thoroughly enjoy it.

mp3. Maritime – Parade of Punk Rock T-shirts

I’m going to let you tell me what you think about this next one. Amy Winehouse is making strides in the U.S. when it comes to her popularity and fame. Her newest CD Back to Black shows of her jazz and soul song talent. Listen to one of her more popular songs Rehab.

mp3. Amy Winehouse – Rehab

Locksley

I have one more group for you to listen to… Locksley.
Locksley’s sound is similar to The Beatles pre-Rubber Soul, mixed with the Kinks, a bit of The Beach Boys and plenty of the youthful enthusiasm of punk. Fantastic, energetic harmonies and melodies that harkens back to the early ’60s but mixed with garage rock guitars, and modern production, creating a sound that is completely addictive. They have all the style, substance and savoir faire of a British rock band, the dynamic magnetism, and some brutally hot men of an American rock band mixed with the bygone art of timeless song writing from the era of Rogers and Hammerstein or Gershwin. Locksley manage to encompass all these things and sound fresh and original. Take a listen to one of their hits “Don’t Make Me Wait” and see if you dig these guys.

mp3. Locksley – Don’t Make Me Wait

Advertisements

Comments»

1. k890 - July 1, 2007

“hi, we think we’re the beatles. uh, at least thats who we wish we were with this look.”


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: