poptropicaslutz!, the Long Island-based genre-surfing hyperpunk project, have dropped their latest single “bittersweet teeth". Brimming with catchy hooks and an edgy pop-punk fueled energy, the song’s distorted power chords are blended with a pulsating rhythm and sparkly alt-pop synths. Effected by a vocal reverb, the duo’s lyrics demonstrate their quick-witted writing style through their astute ability to create tunes about nearly anything.
“When I’m sitting down to write a song, I'll try to get inspiration from a random thing, or however I'm feeling about a specific person,” one half of the band, Nick Crawford says of his process. “If we're writing together, I try to take something in the room to write about.”
Leaning into the myriad of artists that influenced 21-year-old Christian Cicilia and 22-year-old Nick Crawford’s individual music tastes, they both draw considerable inspiration from a …