LITTLE RICHARDS, THE: Down the NHT: Cassette

Sep 19, 2013

Ramones-fueled, low-fi party punk owing so, so much to Mean Jeans, as is evident with similarly and deliberately misspelled song titles such as “Party No Mo’,” “Ooze Crooze,” and “Keep it in Your Jeans.” If the Mean Jeans hadn’t already perfected this style, I’d say that The Little Richards have something good going on here. Sadly, the Mean Jeans do it better. Just kidding. It’s not sad.

 –Juan Espinosa (John Wilkes Booth,