Marmalakes - 'White Height'

Marmalakes - 'White Height'

Imagine for a minute if Conor Oberst and the Rentals had a trans-generational mutant lovechild. The result might sound a lot like Marmalakes. This Texan three-piece borrows the attitudes of proto-emo quirk-pop and wraps them up in burly Americana tones, producing endearing folk-pop with just enough heft not to be precious.