It may be pretty straight forward indie rock, but sometimes that’s all you need. Seattle quartet Acceptance has probably set some kind of record with 10 years gone since their debut Phantoms and this, their sophomore effort Colliding By Design but I sure like what I have been hearing so far. A good beat, some solid guitar work, and soaring harmonies make for some great summertime sounds, if summer (or even just spring) would ever show up here in the US Northeast! I can see myself cruising a winding 2 lane road in the mountains, windows down, sunroof open and these songs cranked.
Here’s the title song: