Speaking of copying, the group had one hell of a time making its demo tape. Thats right, a tape. Anderson and drummer John Baldwin arent fond of CDs. Neither John or I own a CD player, says Anderson, and then explains how they had to rig a DVD player to a tape deck so they could individually record every cassette. Anderson says, thats kind of why it has kind of a
Bad sound, interrupts Baldwin. But the unrefined fuzziness adds appeal to their DIY, piecing-it-together-as-they-go-along approach to music. I mean, were still a wreck, but I like to think we kind of have it together, Baldwin says. Teenage Kicks play with No Talk and The Coke Dares at 9 p.m. The Mink, 3718 Alabama. For information, call 713-522-9985 or visit www.themink.org. $6 to $7.
Tue., July 29, 9 p.m., 2008