Less sledgehammers, more quirky badassery.
Each of their songs starts off vaguely interesting, but something about the electronic loops and friendly vocal tone keeps you there until it ends.
I think I want more.
A dozen years ago I was at a show at The Fonda. I believe I was there back when I worked for The Sounds’ record label. The Sounds were supporting Rooney.
Outside the venue, after the show, someone was handing out a free demo cd that had been burned on their computer.
I’ll always take a free demo.
If nothing else, it’s worth a laugh.
I listened to this one over and over and over.
The band was called Everybody Else. I love them.
Carrick was their lead singer, and likely was really the entirety of the project.
Now he’s kickstarting his own record. Here is a song.
Random side note… 6 years ago Taylor Locke, lead guitar player from Rooney, formed a band called The Roughs. Their drummer was the former Everybody Else drummer, Mikey.