Springsteen meets the ‘mats?
By Fred Mills
Trapper Schoepp & the Shades hail from the fertile hills
of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and the hi-nrg,
Americana-wielding combo will debut Sept.
25 with Run Engine Run (SideOneDummy).
We’re already digging it here at BLURT central – young (23) Schoepp has been
described as a cross between Springsteen and the Replacements, and while we’ve
heard that sort of sobriquet plenty
in the past, this time around it rings true. We’ll have a review of the record soon, so meanwhile here’s a video of the track “So
Long,” an acoustic version filmed, we are told, “on a dark winter day in Milwaukee”…