THE TAILLIGHT YEARS.


THE TAILLIGHT YEARS - 200 - January 2013THE TAILLIGHT YEARS are an alternative rock band from Chicago. They formed in 2010 and have played around the various live venues of their home city, including a recent appearance at the iconic House of Blues. They list their ‘influences’ as the likes of Against Me!, The Gaslight Anthem and The Clash, and in the few tracks I’ve heard that is quite evident.

Initially I wasn’t too sure about the vocals, but certainly on tracks such as the two streamed below, they kind of ‘grow’ into the song and especially so in the faster-paced ‘Beat Surrender‘ they just seem so right. (The two songs are from the band’s previous release.)

A new EP is due for release in April of this year and hopefully LOUD HORIZON will carry a proper review closer to that time. Following that, the lads will embark upon their first tour of The States.)

I don’t have much else on the band at the moment, but thought they may be worth a wee plug here and now – so we can maybe see how they have progressed over the past year when the latest recording comes to hand!

Right now though, I’ll nail my colours to the mast and say that with a few minor adjustments, we could be hearing a bit more of  THE TAILLIGHT YEARS  in time to come.

About Cee Tee Jackson

I run three blogs: 1) ceeteejackson.com (my author blog.) 2) leadingpetcare.com (my business / dog walking blog) 3) loudhorizon.wordpress.com (my music blog .. infrequent posts) Guess what? I'm a dog walking, wannabee author that loves music.
This entry was posted in ALTERNATIVE Albums, INDIE Albums and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s