Help Beachwood Coyotes celebrate the release of their first single with a great night of music at a rad venue. Joining us will be The Active Set and Electrets who you don't want to miss!
Sounds Like: Bloc Party, The Appleseed Cast, The Bravery, The Police, XTC
Bio: The Active Set was born of the excitement of late '70s/early '80s post punk and new wave, unified with '90s alternative and viewed through the referential lens of the '00s. Drawing from this wide range of influences, lead vocalist/bassist Matthew Stolarz and guitarists Johnty Thompson and Francis...See Full Bio
: Go to http://t.co/1hohAYRt7y to see all 4 of our live videos we did with @BadassBandsBlog Live last month.
"On the Active Set's debut full-length, "11," the group bristles with cymbal-heavy rhythms and dagger-sharp lead guitars. Of the band's post-punk influences, L.A.-obsessed Brits the Wedding Present have given the most generously; with their sour vocals, respective frontmen Matthew Stolarz and David Gedge could be dissatisfied distant cousins. But the album showcases an array of styles across its 11 tracks, offering glacial intensity on slow-motion anthem "Sea Legs" and of-the-moment electronic drums and synthesizers on "Counting Out Your Life." "