In early September, 6-piece ska/punk band Bumsy and the Moochers emerged from the Chicago suburbs with their debut release, a 4-track demo EP As the band enters their second year together, they have already made a name for themselves after spending the past year taking Chicago by storm, and don’t plan on settling down. And with this EP under their feet, that won’t prove too difficult.
The first track ‘Over the Dashboard’ drags you straight in and shows you exactly what Bumsy and the crew are all about. With the fast tempo drums, a driving guitar riff, and in no time we are introduced to Caitlin’s raw punky vocals which seal the deal with an extremely singable chorus. Accompanied by the horns, it makes for a true ska track that you can’t help but dance to. Continue reading EP Review: Bumsy and the Moochers – Demos