SOCIAL DISTRUST: Weight of the World: LP

Sep 19, 2013

This is the second album by a rising German band that is heavily influenced by popular stateside groups. The production runs on the overly slick side, but the songs carry themselves fairly nicely. There’s nothing special here, but then again, there’s nothing special about Pennywise either. Yet I can’t deny digging Pennywise. Bland, but in a respectable way, Social Distrust is spreading American monotony to Europe. I kind of like that fact, in an ass backwards sort of way.

 –Art Ettinger (Wanda,