CD: The Fancy Shapes’ “Fun City”

November 23rd, 2010, 10:26 am by Greg

The Fancy Shapes: Fun City

The Fancy Shapes: Fun City

(Sukuma Records, 2010):

Last week, we dug back into the Nippertown music scene vaults and came up with “Building Bridges and Bombing Them,” a 1987 nugget from Mambo-X.

So, maybe that nifty little video got you wondering, “Hey, whatever happened to those guys?” If so, well, we’ve got at least part of the answer for you right here.

Ex-Mambo-X guitarist Seth Kaufman and bassist Seth Walter are still making music together down in Brooklyn. Their band is the Fancy Shapes, and they’ve just released their debut album, “Fun City.”

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