Sounds Like: Time Hammer
Manager: Time Hammer
Bio: Time Hammer is a rap-rock four-piece making music in the tradition of the Beastie Boys, Beck, Gorillaz and Rage Against the Machine. But the Lincoln, Nebraska-based quartet’s sound is all their own.
The foundation of that sound is the driving drum & bass combo of Stewart Hehn (bass, vocals), and...See Full Bio
“1. Hot Nails by Time Hammer Full disclosure, my roommate is Travis Beck, one of the two insane blondes in front of Time Hammer. The band also practices in my basement every Tuesday and several Sundays. So this is obviously a conflict of interest on my part and I should be banned from ever writing about local music again. Quite the opposite, actually. Time Hammer songs rumble the floors of my home on a regular basis, like right now when I’m trying to write this article. Beck plays the album for visitors in its entirety almost once per day. I’ve heard it so many times since it came out in early summer that I should be sick of every note. But I’m not. On the contrary. It gets a little bit funkier every time I hear it. Every time I listen to Hot Nails, I’m more impressed by Stewart Hehn’s basslines, or Connor Goertzen’s deft scratching, or Joe Younglove’s real-life-white-boy raps. This ain’t '90s rap metal. This is more Beastie Boys than Limp Bizkit (thankfully), and th”