Music Reviews

Cursive

Burst And Bloom

Saddle Creek

Explosive and dynamic indie rock that crashes from minimal lo-fi beats to full on raging oceans of chaotic melody. An edge of broken punk rock that screams out from an early No Wave groove to a post-punk twist and move. Combining the passion and rawness of bands like Bright Eyes with the bands that are mentioned in the first song (Fugazi, Shudder To Think), Tim Kasher pulls out all the stops to top the last Cursive release and leaves you holding this five-song EP in your hands, shaking, aching, needing more.

Saddle Creek, PO Box 8554, Omaha, NE 68108; http://www.saddle-creek.com


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