Grady Sisters made it onto my auditory field (quite recently in fact - a compilation perhaps?) but better late than never. A little disonance and just a smidge of dynamics seemed to go a long way for this Petaluma, CA-area collective. Occasionally Pavement-like, albeit not as cryptic. Sorta rattling about in the same tin can as the Poster Children too, but a little deficient in the warm and fuzzy department. Things peak on "s.w. log" which rips it's resplendent array of jumpy chords straight from the Wedding Present circa 1990 - right before diving into a jarring crush of blaring fuzz and static. A beaut.
04. s.w. log
Died Pretty "Lost" 1988 - With a higher international profile thanks to a licensing deal via the well-established U.K. label Beggars Banquet, Died Pretty re-entered the studio with ...
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