Sometimes you wonder just how far Screamo can go without being batshit insane like CTTS or
mellowing out and trying a more melodic approach like La Dispute. And then there's Loma
Prieta and they're like 'shut the fuck up and enjoy this quality Screamo' and you do. And
you don't think twice about it.
"Children's letters to god obviously go unanswered. Kidnapped kids don't come home alive. My friend vanished when we were 12. I still miss her. It's with me everyday. I'll always be the child that can't sign the pardon. It's with me everyday. I promise to stay close to the memory. Life offers no answers."
3 LP's of fantastic but similar sounding music and now a 4th LP that evolves with their signing to a major. rLoma has been a figure head for a more serious and adult sound of screamo and with this Deathwish release, rLoma raises the evolution of the sound they helped put them on the map.