New Music Preview: The Vaccines - No Hope

The Vaccines are back at it with a new EP out this week called No Hope. In typical form for these witty post-punk slackers, the single is delightfully catchy and full of great tongue-in-cheek lines about growing up and feeling disenchanted. “I could bore with the truth about an uneventful youth or you could get that wrap from someone else.” It’s an overdramatic satire on the self-absorbed pit of angst that is being a teenager with a catchy guitar riff. Listen to it below:

This is the first new music we’ve seen from the Vaccines since December’s Charlie Sheen influenced single “Tiger Blood”. The EP is now out on iTunes, along with the B-side “Blow Your Mind” and several live versions of “No Hope”. It is the first taste we’re getting from their new material. The rest of it will be out in the form of a new album on October 2!

This entry was posted in KEXP, Music News and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

One Comment

  1. Amanda
    Posted August 2, 2012 at 4:36 am | Permalink

    Seriously looking forward to “Come of Age” in October. “Teenage Icon” is one of my favorite new songs- haven’t stopped watching the video since it came out: http://vevo.ly/MFQUkD

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Donate Now!

Donate to KEXP Today!
where the music matters

The KEXP Blog

Sponsored By
Become a KEXP Sponsor!
  • KEXP Post Categories