16 November 2007

Your 33 Black Angels

Your 33 Black Angels

Sometimes a band comes out of left field, devoid of hype, but deserving of praise because they write some damn catchy, rocking songs. Think the scrappy-ness of Pavement plus the hooky-ness of the Strokes--except then Your 33 Black Angels craft a song as jangly, yet shambolic and really, really gorgeous as "Town & Country" and blow all those comparisons out of the water.

Holy crap, they are good.
Town & Country - Your 33 Black Angels.mp3
Sue - Your 33 Black Angels.mp3

Stream more on their MySpace page

Thanks to reader Bryan for the tip!

6 comments:

Pat said...

I think a coalition should be formed to stop music critics from comparing bands to Pavement.

Anonymous said...

i second that.

thanks for the tip, stiwtvkf!

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Jess said...

haha ok, ok, considering every semi-decent indie band to emerge after 1994 is in some way indebted to pavement. your point is well taken pat

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Anonymous said...

New York band Your 33 Black Angels will be taking their live showcase to the southern and western United States in support of their debut album, “Lonely Street.” The tour will make stops in various cities including New Orleans, LA, Flagstaff, AZ, Albuquerque, NM, Los Angeles, CA, Riverside, CA, Portland, OR and Austin, TX.

The band will be performing in Austin, TX on March 13th during the South by Southwest music festival.