A brilliant power-pop record by yet another criminally ignored US pop songwriter, formerly a member and leader of Neidermeyer and The Saving Graces, two sadly overlooked US bands.
'Mick in '69' ranks among the top EPs released in 2013.
recorded Feb. 2013 - June 2013 at Brookstown Studios. Produced by Michael Slawter & Allen Laws. Engineered by Allen Laws.
released June 25, 2013
Guitars and Vocals - Michael Slawter, Bass Guitar - Chris Micca, Drums - John Holoman, Backing Vocal - Jeff Shelton. Vocals on "Much More Than This" - Lee and Susan Terry, Guitar on "It's Not Like It Could Be" - Bob Parrish.
Nick Piunti's third album confirms the idiosyncratic talent of this musician who keeps churning out fantastic power-pop tunes that would rejoice even the most jaded pop-rock fan, whether young or old, if they knew about the existence of 'Beyond the Static'. POPPHIL