The Better Half of a Handshake
A loud, brash garage rock song with a simple beat, filthy guitars and a quirky organ. Sounds like The Black Keys, The B-52s, Jack White, and Beck. Has elements of the British Invasion sound, the garage rock revival, and surf rock.
|Track ID number:||16882|
|Genres:||Rock: Indie-Rock / Alternative Rock / Post-Rock / Ambient Rock -- Rock: Surf Rock / Tarantino-esque|
|Moods/Emotions:||Ironic / Spiteful / Bad Attitude -- Cool / Funky / Strutting -- Mechanical / Robotic / Machine like|
|Suggested Production Types:||Comedy / Sitcom / Dramedy -- Historical / Retro: 1970's -- Teen / Youth / School -- Urban Culture / Youth Subculture|
|Prominent Instruments:||Bass (Electric) -- Drum machine / Electronic drums -- Guitar (Electric) -- Organ|
|Tempo Beats Per Minute:||129|
|Composer:||Fab Claxton (SOCAN)|
|Publisher:||Lynne Publishing (PRS)|
|PRO / Non-PRO Track?||PRO (What's this?)|
|WAV file bit depth:||HD / 24-Bit and CD-quality / 16-bit (What's this?)|
|Stem files available for this track:||No|
|CD-collection containing this track:|| Music collection: Indie Sound, Vol. 1 |
Fab Claxton is the lead singer of The Marvelous Beauhunks and a solo artist. Since November 2012 he has created production music for use in television, film, radio and the web. His music combines elements of alternative rock, early punk, hip hop, and synthpop. His songs are usually short, spiky blasts of offbeat rock and roll, consisting of pounding drums, fuzzed-up guitars, and quirky synths. Fab hails from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.
Fab’s music has appeared numerous times on radio across North America, Europe and Australia, as well as in various programs on NBC, A&E, History, Discovery, Bravo, Sundance, TNT, Fox Sports 1 & 2, MTV (USA & UK), Travel, HGTV, and many others. It has also been used in sporting event broadcasts by the NHL, NFL, MLB, ATP, NASCAR, and others.