Reviews, profiles and news about music in Chicago

Preview: Lasers and Fast and Shit/Darkroom

Chicago Artists, Indie Rock, Punk, Rock Add comments

RECOMMENDED

So they build their own instruments and light show essentially from scratch and their live shows are riotous and the name of the band is Lasers and Fast and Shit. Honestly, is there anything more you need to know to make you want to see this band? The Chicago group blends infectious punk with some stoner-rock indulgences to put together songs that are both energizing and usually hysterically amusing. Titles like “Beware of the Great Lakes Vikings,” “Keep the Water in the Tub” and “Lemon Bars” boast incredibly penetrative hooks that are so simple, so on-the-surface dumb, you can’t not fall in love with it. It’s an assault, but an endearing one. Consider “Lemon Bars”’s lyrics. “I got a lemon bar” repeats four times. Then “I’ll trade you a lemon bar” repeats four times. Then “Lemon bar for a kick pedal” shouts, you guessed it, four times. Then repeat the process, except replace “lemon bar” with “brownie.” That’s pretty much it, save for the “Let’s make a deal” coda. I want to know the story behind this song more than anything else in the world. I want this song to be transformed into a lemon bar that I can devour during the length of this song. I want to hear this song every day for the rest of my life. (Tom Lynch)

November 11 at Darkroom, 2210 West Chicago, (773)276-1411, at 8pm. $7.

cialis
generic cialis
cheapest cialis

buying generic cialis
cialis for order
what are the side effects of cialis
buy generic cialis
what is the generic name for cialis
cheap cialis
cialis online
buy cialis
cialis side effects
how long does cialis last
cialis forum
cialis lawyer ohio
cialis attorneys
cialis attorney columbus
cialis injury lawyer ohio
cialis injury attorney ohio
cialis injury lawyer columbus
prices cialis
cialis lawyers

cialis lawyer columbus
online generic cialis
daily cialis
cialis injury attorney columbus
cialis attorney ohio
cialis cost
cialis professional
cialis super active
how does cialis work
what does cialis look like
cialis drug

cialis to buy new zealand
cialis without prescription
free cialis
cialis soft tabs
discount cialis
cialis generic
generic cialis from india
cheap cialis sale online
cialis daily
cialis reviews
cialis generico
how can i take cialis
cheap cialis si

One Response to “Preview: Lasers and Fast and Shit/Darkroom”

  1. Lasers and Fast and Shit « ali weiss Says:

    […] of the event with band performances and interviews.  The video includes an answer to the burning question posed by the media: What is the Lemon Bar song […]

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.