“For years, Karmella’s Game have been one of the most infectiously fun live bands in Baltimore, with a bombastic treble overload of squealing synth lines and polished female vocal harmonies. However, like many power pop bands, they’ve struggled to translate the energy of their concerts to studio recordings without losing the heft of their rhythm section and the crunch of their more guitar-driven material…”
You can read the whole review here at MobtownStudios.com.
The Pittsburgh City Paper recently published a great article about us and “The Art of Distraction” in anticipation of our April 24th performance at Lava Lounge.
“Baltimore isn’t known as a fun-in-the-sun, bubblegum locale. And perhaps that’s why some of its most notable recent music has had an earnest, transcendent air — Lungfish and Daniel Higgs’ solo work, not to mention the experimental sounds of the High Zero Collective…”
You can read the whole article here at the Pittsburgh City Paper website.
“One of the more unlikely local acts that has been packing ’em in at local haunts such as the Talking Head for the past couple years is Karmella’s Game, a coed quartet that wear matching private school uniforms onstage while playing synth-driven power pop…”
You can read the whole review here at the Baltimore City Paper website.
“Reading over the bio of KARMELLA’s GAME pointed me towards a line that noted that the band sounds like “Debbie Gibson fronting THE RENTALS with LIFETIME in the background.” I’ll agree with the first two-thirds of that assessment…”
You can read the whole review here at the PastePunk.com.