Thursday, August 23, 2007

The Cheepskates - Run Better Run ( Midnight 1984 )



Awesome Garage & Psychedelic Pop Debut From The Mighty Cheepskates In 1984.
The mercurial Cheepskates began life as an anomaly on New York's garage-rock scene: when most of their peers were scouring exurbia for vintage paisleys and vinyl (the more primitive the better, on both counts), this low-key quartet was creating some of the most carefully crafted pure pop to escape from those Seed-y halls. Run Better Run, dominated by Shane Faubert's bouncy (but not overly retro) Farfisa organ and clear, expressive voice, attests to the group's originality. Usually smart, occasionally precious songs like "Gone for Good" and "That's When I Say Goodbye" are reminiscent of the Zombies' art-school pop. Refreshingly cover-free (all four members write; three swap lead vocals), the disc is a timeless pleasure.
(Additional text From: Trousers Press)

3 comments:

DEVIL-AIRBRUSH said...

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punkdeleimon said...

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Anonymous said...

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