Words: Sam Geary
Earlier this month Brooklyn-based punks Nervous Dater shared 'Tin Foil Hat', lifted from their 'Call In The Mess' album, out February 26 via Counter Intuitive Records.
Now they drop another cut, 'Farm Song', before the full-length arrives. The twangy, country infused number showcases lead vocalist/guitarist Rachel Lightner's vulnerable lyrics.
“’Farm Song’," she says, "is about questioning your response patterns in times of crisis; in my case, dealing with job loss, debt, and SSRI withdrawal. Musically, the song echos the dynamics of self-destructive choices and their consequences, ending in an intentionally dizzying soundscape that reflects feelings of disassociation, or, ‘movie theater mode.’”
Check it out below.