The Morning Benders certainly are one of the most booming local bands at the moment, with appearances in music publications across the country, and an upcoming tour with UK sensations The Kooks. The +1 Records band has won the hearts of teen girls in particular with their (sometimes sentimental) indie pop that fits right onto the bootstraps of recently successful bands like The Shins.
This Friday, May 9, the Morning Benders will play their Bay Area record release show at 330 Ritch. The album, Talking Through Tin Cans, was released just yesterday. Here’s a sample: