SHIRKS, THE: Disease: 7” EP

May 26, 2011

Though done quite well, “Disease” has a Ramones base that’s just a wee bit too obvious. “Negative Reaction” fares much better, with zippy tempos and slam-bang chord hooks. The flip, “Nowhere Street,” is another mid-tempo rager, easily the strongest and catchiest of the three. Good stuff, all told.

 –jimmy (Windian,