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Mic City Sons

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Mic City Sons

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Indie Rock

We gave it an A-

Combining both plaintive and sing-songy melodies with understated, guitar-based instrumentation on Mic City Sons, the Oregon four-piece Heatmiser delivers the freshest integration of folk’s pensiveness, punk’s honesty, and pop’s tunefulness since the Pixies. Just one complaint: Singer-guitarist Elliot Smith, whose solo effort last year was a display of acoustic guitar mastery, holds back a bit on this outing. A-

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