Entertainment Weekly

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Electric Rock Music

Posted on

Electric Rock Music

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
A&M
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B+

The Cincinnati foursome, Ass Ponys, attempts to transform its melodic country — punk rusticism into pastoral grandeur — and nearly succeeds. Led by Chuck Cleaver’s pinched voice and fueled by David Byrne-like lyrics and jangly R.E.M.-style guitar, the Ponys pack an angry-funny wallop with Electric Rock Music. B+