Monday, August 3, 2009

Scorpio Rising - Watermelon EP

Chapter 22, one of the indie labels responsible in the evolution of indie scene during the late eighties and early nineties. They've provided notable bands during that era that were just too impossible to ignore like Mighty Mighty, Pastels, Pop Will Eat Itself, Ned's Atomic Dustbin and Scorpio Rising. Their songs can be summarized as music with funky bass lines, baggy drumbeats, and psychedelic guitars with heavy use of wah-wah pedals. Its basically reviving the sixties rock (you could also tell by the way they dressed) but with the modern edge!



  1. Thanks for the comment over at Nothin' Sez Somethin'. Added your blog to links. Blog on!

  2. Top band, linked you up over on my blog. Have you checked out the live Scorpio Rising I posted there?

  3. not yet nuzz, do you have a link to it?

  4. I've given it a label so just click on their name and yer there. Feel free to stick a link up if ya fancy.


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