With precious few champions and their fair share of clueless naysayers, New York quartet Chavez spent three years in the mid '90s birthing two albums and a couple singles' worth of glorious melodic bombast before submitting to a hiatus that only breaks occasionally. Grafting massive hooks onto lurching riff shifts that stagger and sway atop window-rattling, off-kilter percussive thwaps, the band met with a bizarre indifference while trying to navigate an ocean teeming with lesser... More >>>