The Captain’s Son – “Walking Around Purposely”

Kaitlin Ruether, 3 years ago
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The Captain’s Son have found a musical home in Southern California. Hailing from Springfield, Missouri, the band have established a distinctly surf-rock sound with a hint of garage haze, and have been impressing the crowds of So-Cal with great live shows in preparation of the release of their first EP, which will drop on March 10th — just in time for sunshine.

The first taste of the EP is a track titled “Walking Around Purposely”. It’s a summery tune with a guitar riff that loops around the track while vocals find lovely harmonies amidst the jangling and encompassing sound. Near the halfway mark, the pace shifts into a full-on jam. It’s a track that screams of chilled out fun: bliss on a beach.

The three-piece band bring this chill into their entire expression, embracing a laid-back lifestyle despite the surefire stress of performing gigs. They exude a spirit of recreation. The warmth of “Walking Around Purposely” stems from the band’s professed love of analogue, and their careful crafting of a sound with the same emotional pull.

To keep up with The Captain’s Son as we await the March 10th release, check out their website, Facebook page, and Soundcloud.

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