Under The Radar: Nerves Junior

Apparently I missed the memo from Pretty Much Amazing giving this album top honors of 2011, but I’m on board now. Nerves Junior – from Louisville (what up EO!) – released their debut album As Bright As Your Nightlight last year on SonaBLAST! Records. Listeners have compared them to Radiohead, which is a lofty comparison, but these guys are legit. The album’s first track “Champagne and Peaches” takes a page right out of the “Airbag” book during the guitar interludes. “Swimmer’s Ear” is a fuzzy, sinister track that sounds a bit Damon Albarn-y at times. The title track and “Kale” and others not to be missed.

You can preview the whole album at their bandcamp website and buy the whole album for only $8. Check the video for “Swimmer’s Ear” below and take the jump for a couple more tracks.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0fKvoN4ZQg&feature=player_embedded#!]

“As Bright As Your Nightlight”

“Kale”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgHqbiTg2rQ]
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~ by johnnyjay on February 27, 2012.

2 Responses to “Under The Radar: Nerves Junior”

  1. Yea buddy… they put on a great show. They’re the real deal. -3909 Louisville

  2. kale (song & video) is awesome

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