I would say what balanced out Lovedrug, as far as the writing was concerned, was the other guys in Lovedrug were very much more into the indie side of music, the cooler, underground music. I was always kind of the pop guy who brought some of the hookier stuff to the music. So when I sat down to do a record by myself, essentially I’m writing pop songs. I’ve been going through this huge ‘80s thing lately. I was largely influenced by artists like Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins, stuff like that that I grew up loving, kind of writing from a modern standpoint but with a little bit of that...
Lovedrug will release their Sessions EP on September 4th. The EP features six unreleased tracks from their Wild Blood sessions. You can listen to "Anarchy Fire" in the replies and you can pre-order the album here.
Lovedrug will release Wild Blood on March 6th. The band will play four dates, one show per week, in Nashville, Tenn., and will play a different album each night leading up to the release of the LP. More details on the shows here.
It takes some serious stones to cover the Pixies. And it takes some serious talent not to fall on your face doing it. So does Lovedrug make the cut with their cover of “Where Is My Mind?” Head to their AP.net profile to stream their rendition and sound off in the replies.
Lovedrug might have lost some of you with The Sucker Punch Show, but they are definitely back. The band will now be releasing a series of EPs leading up to their fourth record, and we want to give you a free taste. Click here to download the new mp3 "Pink Champagne" - if you like what you hear, grab the first EP now on iTunes or predorder the CD/vinyl versions on the band's website.
Lovedrug wil be playing a headlining show in Akron OH on Sat May 2nd and free show at Taylor University on Sat May 9th. The cover art for the European release of The Sucker Punch Show can be seen in the replies.