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Surfer Blood 

When: Mon., July 13, 8:30 p.m. 2015
Price: $13 ADV, $15 DOS
At the intersection of surfer rock and psychedelia lies Surfer Blood, a Florida band that’s hit a nice stride since its 2009 debut. Through the years, they’ve developed a slacker sort of vibe -- but one accompanied by a certain lyrical wisdom that has only matured (rapidly) over the band’s three albums. The band’s latest single, “I Can’t Explain,” is another summery trip through laid-back, reverb-drenched verses and anthemic choruses. It was the first cut released off the new album, 1,000 Palms, released back in May. Album opener “Grand Inquisitor” piles wicked lead guitar over crunchy chords, and approaches 311-style songwriting at certain points -- and the break that comes a minute-and-a-half in is just terrific. There’s a lot to dig into on this new one. (Sandy)


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