“Messages” is an indie rock band from Austin, a city of 900,000 people with at least 9,000 indie rock bands. Their PR people sent me a tour list: the band is coming to Norman on the 23rd of July. I duly dialed up their Web site, and found this cheerful little number:
Attached to the video, a smidgen of band history:
Messages, formerly known as Mighty Mountain, is an indie rock band from Austin, Texas. Complete with vivid harmonies, anthemic choruses, and ferocious energy, this 6 piece powerhouse has made a name for itself in the Austin music scene. Their powerful performances have landed them spots on bills with the likes of Erykah Badu, Of Montreal, Grouplove, and Spandau Ballet.
Now that’s an eclectic bunch. And I liked the song enough to buy it, which never hurts.