GERUNDS, THE: Hitsville, PA: 2 x LP

Jan 21, 2022

Having heard these demos way back when, it’s fantastic they finally got a wider release. The packaging is beautiful, with a lyric book that borders on the ornate and carefully outlines the back story for the lyrics. Musically, the songs are all over the map but that makes repeated listenings even more rewarding. I get the sense that this duo wasn’t afraid to try anything in the studio since who was around to stop them? Quirky and engaging, try this for something out of the ordinary. “The Goodbye Look” sounds really, really cool with headphones on. –Sean Koepenick (Uranium Rush,