The Chicago indie rockers helped kick off the Shaky Knees Festival in fine style at Terminal West – the main SKF events are this weekend.
BY JOHN BOYDSTON
It’s Shaky Knees Music Fest weekend in Atlanta, and I caught one of my favorite bands playing a warm up show Thursday night at Terminal West.
If Nick Lowe heard Twin Peaks he’d called them bashers – and he’d mean it as a compliment, as do I. Tough, fast, brash, energetic hard-rocking indie-rock at its best. This young band has been at it several years – and their hard work is evident from the moment they take the stage whether it’s a big festival stage or a club with confidence, chops, and fun, and ain’t that what its all about? They call Chicago home but they can’t get back there too often – seems like they are constantly on the road. Three LPs under their belt – and a new live double-record ‘Urbs in Horto.