SUBTASTICS: Collector’s Edition: LP

Jan 21, 2022

High-energy and croony punk (some very Danzig-esque vocal delivery at times) that doesn’t take itself too seriously. I like the occasional Replacements nod in the chorus pedal thrash guitar work, and the chorus of “Ok Boomer”—“the more you doubt it/ the more I think about it/ the more you shout it/ the more I start to doubt it”—has been in my head for a few days. Mostly they lean into pop punk tradition. Think of it as comfort music of a sort. –Matt Werts (Subtastics,