Silica’s ‘Genesis’ Is Glitzy Longform Electronic Pop Punk

Silica’s ‘Genesis’ is some long-form pop punk that makes significant use of electronic elements. They describe themselves as at the corner of “punk rock energy,” and “indie rock creativity.” After an extended electronic intro, which creates creates a strong environment for the tune at large, the band jumps into more traditional pop punk territory. These guys practice an extra glitzy take on the genre reminiscent … Continue reading Silica’s ‘Genesis’ Is Glitzy Longform Electronic Pop Punk

Silica’s ‘Wind-Up Doll’ Is Pensively Atmospheric Punk-Tinged Indie

Silica’s ‘Wind-Up Doll’ is pensively atmospheric punk-tinged indie rock with a deep pop sensibility. The band describes itself as where “punk rock energy meets indie rock creativity.” In short, they are, “energetic and emotional.” These guys do an awesome job of fusing flowing, dramatic synths and other electronic elements with emotive, melodic guitar work. Behind that, a driving rhythm section that knows when to stay … Continue reading Silica’s ‘Wind-Up Doll’ Is Pensively Atmospheric Punk-Tinged Indie