Talk Tight is the debut EP from Melbourne masters of tough pop/soft punk rock, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, recorded in their home-town with buddy Matthew Duffy (Peep Temple, Def Wish).
Influenced by Scandinavian post office pop and golden age Australian rock, Talk Tight will lead you through a world of unintended solo holidays and teenage girls leaving home for the bright lights of Movie World.
The EP’s lead single ‘Wide Eyes’, with its hypnotic beat and sprawling guitar line, perfectly embodies the frantic-guitar-work-meets-laid-back-attitude of Rolling Blackouts.
Singer/guitarist Fran Keaney says of the track:
“It’s a cross-country love song – about getting out of town, being somewhere else, fast. We recorded it late summer, live, at a place on Sydney Road: Gateway to the Hume.”
‘Wide Eyes’ follows the band’s debut single ‘Clean Slate’ that received a wealth of love from Melbourne community radio, as well as receiving rotation on triple j
Gaining a reputation for their killer live shows, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Feverwere recently invited to open for The Preatures on the Victorian leg of their ‘Cruel’ tour and will be joining Nashville fuzzy lords Bully when they visit Australia for the first time in November this year.