Connecticut's High Pop worship at the altar of lightweight pogo-punk boomeranged through cellars of effects pedals. There's the throwaway melodic snap of early Wavves, the eager wonkiness of early Atlas Sound, plus some Japanther thrown in too. Combing through the group's trio of self-releases, you'll keep expecting duds, but they're curiously hard to come by. Great thingsgreater things, reallyare expected, and soon.
Mon., Aug. 12, 8 p.m., 2013
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you'll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.