Posts Tagged ‘The Soft Pack’

ToDo ToDay: Saxophone and the Presidential Debate

Pinching 1980s pop-rock is an obvious move these days, so it’s easy to wonder what The Soft Pack was thinking when it recorded Strapped, the followup to its self-titled 2010 debut. The band’s first album—produced by Brooklyn’s Eli Janney, a D.C. expat—had no-frills immediacy and at least four casually excellent hooks; Strapped is a consciously pro effort [...]