Crabapples For Change

The Crabapples

Crabapples For Change

SLR 70 » released September 2006

formats » 7"
status » out-of-print

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1. Quality (Not Quantity)
2. Crabapples For Change
3. London Belongs To Me, Pt 2  [mp3]
4. All The Earnest Young Men

Inspired equally by '78-'79 punk (Buzzcocks, Swell Maps) and '80s and '90s pop (This Poison!, Television Personalities, Boyracer, Sportique), The Crabapples were a tough little Bay Area four-piece that exploded briefly on the scene a few years back. Loud but melodic, their specialty was short, catchy tunes played with sloppy abandon. Live shows clocked in at around 15 minutes and this 4-song EP is an ideal keepsake of The Crabapples effervescent charms. From the mod-ish pogo of "Quality (Not Quantity)" to the angular "The Earnest Young Man Song" to the full-on near-hardcore of "Crabapples For Change," this great EP rushes along in a breathless blur, fuelled by lager, explosive tunes and a love of great pop. Featuring members of The Frenchmen and Black Tambourine.

Notes:

All copies on blue vinyl in hand-stamped sleeves.

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