The Giraffes

The Giraffes

The New York rock scene has been badly in need of a serious ass-kicking for a couple of years now—and with the release of their self-titled Razor & Tie label debut, the Giraffes are poised to deliver it. This ten-song collection brims with raw power, lyrical wit, and seriously sophisticated musicianship.

The Giraffes flows from start to finish as a consistent, near-conceptual sonic entity. From the opening blast of “Junior At His Worst” to the intense finale of “Honey Baby Child,” the Giraffes’ music can be angry, joyful, scary, mournful,... more