Fusing the influences of indie-rock eccentrics such as The Grifters (ex-Grifter Tripp Lampkins served as bassist in McKay's Memphis outfit Jetty Webb), Guided by Voices, and Fuck with the more classically power-pop stylings of early-Who, the Replacements, and Big Star, The Benders are in it for the fun of it. No brooding allowed. This means you.
Additional information you need to know about the lads: -
- they are non-violent.
- they enjoy all brands of beer, low-brow and hi.
- they do not wear masks while performing.
- all three members can read.