Why Love Now

Artist: 
Pissed Jeans
Non-Airable Tracks: 
NONE
Label: 
Sub Pop
Album Art: 

PA-based hardore band Pissed Jeans put out an excellent record with Why Love Now. Punk releases can often be plagued by similar problems as genres like standard Indie Rock or Garage Rock, in that a vast majority of the music sounds very similar and there isn't a whole lot of things to distinguish bands from one another. Pissed Jeans manage to capture raw punk energy but play music that sounds oddly progressive for a genre that notoriously rejected any forms of complex or innovative songwriting or musical elements. The beginning of the album has 2 songs that straight up sound like hardore sludge. "Waiting on my Horrible Warning" and "Ignorecam" both feature slow tempos and heav