Take a bite out of Sweet Apple. The indie-rock super group features Dinosaur Jr.’s J. Mascis, Cleveland glam-garage bashers Tim Parnin and Jon Petkovic of Cobra Verde, as well as Dave Sweetapple, Mascis’ bass-playing band mate in Witch. The quartet put together their album, Love And Desperation, which features songs like “Do You Remember,” proving straight catchy, simple straight ahead rock makes a strong tune. Get the album at their CD release show at The Mercury Lounge on April 20. Tickets are $12. myspace.com/sweetapplesongs.
Sweet Apple: Ripe From The Tree
—by Megan DiGuilio, April 18, 2010