“Best Days” EP
Released Date: 2019
Reviewed by Trish McBee
Genre: Alternative Rock, Indie Rock
RIYL: Sharon Van Etten, Yo La Tengo, Snail Mail
Best Days is the debut EP from Wichita, Kansas band Cartwheel, aka Kristyn Chapman (guitar & vocals), Riley Day (bass) and William Erickson (drums). It’s a collection of songs about grief, relationships, and reclamation of self.
1.**04:14 Life Doesn't Wait. Medium tempo, nice, mellow, melodic jam.
2. 03:34 Nothing. First song she wrote.
3.**03:02 Cutting Off a Limb. Yo La Tengo vibe, medium tempo, a bit of synth keyboards, jangly guitar. Catchy tune. Rock jam
4. 03:57 Choose an Adventure. Medium tempo, steady beat
5.***03:33 Best Days. Medium-fast tempo. Cuts into great guitar solo in the middle.
6.*03:35 Break & Mend. Medium-fast tempo. Driving drumbeat. Alt-rocker.