Hey, hey! Welcome back to another episode of The Music Meetup (formerly known as Discovery Corner), brought to you by Levi’s.
This week we talk and listen to chaotic Philly group Mannequin Pussy!
The trick that Mannequin Pussy can pull is that they can go all out hard core with fast drums and guitar, but then all of a sudden gracefully switch to melodic and soothing. It’s a talent many bands struggle to obtain, but Mannequin Pussy has got it!
They came out with their latest full-length, Romantic, this past fall and it’s a must hear! We also get front woman Marisa on the phone to chat about all kinds of wild and melodic things–so make sure to tune in! And don’t forget to read the more in-depth article on Mannequin Pussy!
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