Sounds Like: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Dinosaur Jr, Guided By Voices, Nada Surf, Foo Fighters
Label: Rocket Heart Records
Bio: The Dead Girls (formerly Dead Girls Ruin Everything) is the white-hot super group formed from the molten ashes of Ultimate Fakebook and Podstar, bands that were once staples of the Lawrence and Kansas City power-pop sound. Guitarists/singers Longbottom and Hawk, of Podstar, combine dual-guitar dr...See Full Bio
"On Out of Earshot, the Dead Girls defy the trendy lo-fi aesthetic of the moment and instead serve up a slick-sounding debut. That's a compliment. A sea of distortion would have obscured every sweet riff, sick solo and perfectly placed vocal harmony. Though the band often aims for a sound that's larger than life, a couple of downbeat numbers bow to Big Star and the Replacements."