Sonic Diet

Tonight on Local/Live: Paper Holland

paperholland

Paper Holland is a four-piece band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin whose full-length debut album, Happy Belated, it set to be released, early 2013. If Rob Crow wasn’t so damn weird, his music might sound like Paper Holland. The title track to Happy Belated has Pinback-like wandering bass sharing the melody with rhythm guitar. The vocals (again, much like Pinback), deliberately rise and fall, rise and fall, rise and fall. Moving to the chorus, though, is where Paper Holland strays from the Pinback model and into their own. It’s the hook. Verses lead effortlessly into a pure pop hook chorus. It’s wonderful. Tune in Tuesday at 8 p.m. to hear that hook for yourself on another edition of Local/Live – 91.7 FM on your radio dial or stream live or in the archives at WMSE.org.

Advertisements
This entry was published on December 11, 2012 at 12:20 pm. It’s filed under in-studios, Interviews, Local Live, Local Music, new music, Previews, WMSE programming and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: