Download of the Week: Black Top by Laureate

Chris Morin April 12, 2011 1

LaureateLaureate, a Montreal-based four-piece, have somehow managed to harness all the crucial elements of what was so essential about ‘90s punk rock – Marshall stacks, obligatory backing vocals, lyrics about girls, Samiam worship, an out-of-focus microphone as cover artwork, a cute bass player and synchronized jumps. God I miss the ‘90s.