Diet CigJanuary 30, 2015 at 10:06 pm | Posted in indiepop, Music | Leave a comment
Tags: Courtney Love, Diet Cig, Father/Daughter Records, Lois, Small Factory, Sourpatch, Tiger Trap
Diet Cig a duo from New Paltz, New York are roughly 20 years on and 200 miles away from where Small Factory first started. That’s enough time for a band to have kids who grow up to be in a band. Diet Cig have that same wide-eyed wonder, youthful enthusiasm and pop skills that Small Factory had in spades. The five songs on the duo’s debut EP are full hormones and adolescent angst and are often humorous as well. Pool Boyz boasts a huge chorus that would make Alex Kemp envious, and the stand out song on the EP, Harvard is a great kiss off to a certain former Ivy League boyfriend. Thank god they still make bands like this!
Diet Cig’s Over Easy is out on Father/Daughter Records.