Blue Skies

by Skates!

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stephendevine One day aliens discover this song in the ruins of our burned out planet and they'll be all "ah, *that's* what pop music sounds like"
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Why you let them messin' with your blue skies?
You don't have to let them get their way
If you're always focused on your discontent
Tell me
How do you expect to make the grade?

So, c'mon, c'mon
Now hit that switch
C'mon c'mon
Play it louder
Who's to say you can't make your own rules
Whatcha gonna prove once you're out there?


released May 17, 2016
Lesli Wood - gtr/vox/tambourine
Larry Brady - bass/vox
Carly Nicklaus - gtr
Steph Hasselman - drums/percussion/vox

Recorded by Conrad Uno at Egg Studios (Seattle, WA)
Mastered by Black Belt Mastering (Seattle, WA)



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Skates! Seattle, Washington

Seattle fixture Lesli Wood returns with her latest surf-pop offering, Skates!

Practically on a whim, Wood booked a tour & debut show even before finalizing the band's line-up or songs. Now joined by Larry Brady (bass), Carly Nicklaus (gtr), & Steph Hasselman (drums), Skates! is an outlet for Wood's care-free pop & unforgettable melodies. Influences hint at Husker Du, Talking Heads, Best Coast. ... more

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