We’ve blogged about how great Amherst, MA based California X are before (comparing them to Milk Music, who I think it’s fair to say they’re obviously fans of). But I can honestly say I’m still picking my jaw off the floor after hearing the fruits of their first ever recording session, courtesy of the guys at The Sounds Of Sweet Nothing.
The band release their debut single, the double A-side ‘Mummy’/’Sucker’ through that label on March 7, and this is the first track from it, produced by Justin Pizzoferrato (who’s previously worked with Sonic Youth and Dinosaur JR). I think that come December we’ll be hailing it as one of the best rock songs of the year. Turn it up really fucking loud: