Schoolyard Heroes

Schoolyard Heroes

Sometimes, fierce entities come in unexpected packages. Right out of high school, Seattle, Washington's Schoolyard Heroes--brash dealers of angular riffs with thematic bents that'd make Issac Asimov proud--launched their Priest construction-meets-Misfits lyricis attack on prog punk at all-ages venues throughout the ever-vibrant Pacific Northwest scene in 2003 before releasing that year's The Funeral Sciences full-length on The Control Group label. Fronted by mercurial, beguiling 19 year-old Ryann Donnelly, an ex-musical theatre devotee teeming with... more