Welcome to Bobby's Motel

Pottery - Welcome to Bobby's Motel
Critic Score
Based on 16 reviews
2020 Ratings: #265 / 673
User Score
Based on 106 ratings
2020 Ratings: #301
Liked by 2 people
June 26, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Partisan / Label
Art Punk, Dance Punk / Genres
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Sure, putting a contemporary spin on Talking Heads isn't the most inventive thing you can do, but there is so much unapologetic fun here, it's hard to complain. This is easily one of the most instantly gratifying listens of the year so far, so check this out if you liked Squid's 'Town Centre' EP last year and/or Parquet Courts' 'Wide Awake!'.
Genre: Art Punk

The first song on this was straight up just a David Byrne song. Like no changes, no nothing, just doing the David Byrne sound. And I was worried this would just be a Talking Heads Greta Van Fleet, but by the time "Texas Drums" happened, yeah I was in a vibe.

The influences are so obvious here, they even do that indie guitar sound on "Hot Like Jungle." But ya know there's some fun twists on the album. Texas Drums, as mentioned is a really fun album with a ... read more
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Top Tracks:
Hot Heater
Texas Drums Pt I & II
Hot Like Jungle
It's indie rock post punk fun band fun fun. Of course I like it.
Hadn't heard of this band before but stumbled across this and I think it's a sick debut.
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Track List

  1. Welcome to Bobby's Motel
  2. Hot Heater
  3. Under the Wires
  4. Bobby's Forecast
  5. Down in the Dumps
  6. Reflection
  7. Texas Drums Pt I & II
  8. NY Inn
  9. What's in Fashion?
  10. Take Your Time
  11. Hot Like Jungle
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Added on: February 5, 2020