PLEXI: Brain Bops/Heart Blips: CS

Jul 20, 2021

There is no band I can match this to 1:1. I could disingenuously name some bands this kind of reminds me, but that feels like a disservice. It’s pounding punk rock with heavy drops, changes on a dime between half tempo and double time. It’s catchy and loud, like the first wave of ’80s hardcore. It wonderfully never loses itself completely to the noise it creates. This shit is so cool, it’s hard to google. Finding out this band was local to me was a delight, I’m gonna see if I can catch them live in a post-COVID world. These is the perfect frustration release jams for 2021, even if the tracks were released originally in 2018 and ’19. –Gwen Static (Self-released,