FOR RELEASE SEPT 14, 2023
Warren Teagarden and The Good Grief Set to Release Captivating Single “LA on My Own” on September 14**
San Francisco, CA (August 21, 2023) – Warren Teagarden and The Good Grief, known for their distinctive indie rock sound, are gearing up to release their latest single, “LA on My Own,” on September 14. The track offers a fresh perspective on the complexities of human relationships, showcasing the band’s musical evolution and ability to capture raw emotion through their music.
At the heart of “LA on My Own” lies a poignant exploration of the intricacies within a relationship. The song’s lyrical depth and introspective nature dive into the dynamic between two characters of the vocalists. Jessica DeSimone’s character reveals her decision to leave, framing it as an act of independence and liberation. In contrast, Warren Teagarden’s character struggles to look beyond his perception that her motives for heading to LA are misplaced. The disparity in their perspectives echoes the common disconnects found in heated arguments, where two sides are seemingly at odds over entirely different subjects.
Teagarden’s signature songwriting prowess shines through the verses sung by DeSimone, seamlessly interwoven with his own emotionally charged choruses. The back-and-forth style between the two singers adds a layer of depth to the track, reflecting the push-and-pull of the characters’ emotions. The song’s instrumentation, marked by Teagarden’s rhythmic and acoustic guitars, along with Johnny Tripod’s lead guitar, Marc Anderson’s bass, and Tina Davis’ drums, creates a sonically rich backdrop that complements the lyrical narrative.
“LA on My Own” serves as a teaser of the band’s upcoming album, “Winter Tan,” slated for release on October 20, 2023. A transformative work, the album embodies the band’s growth over the years. Drawing inspiration from punk legends like Pixies and Ramones, while infusing influences from bands like Talking Heads and The Smiths, Warren Teagarden and The Good Grief present a captivating blend of sound that resonates on a deep emotional level.
About Warren Teagarden and The Good Grief
Originating from the vibrant music scene of San Francisco, the band has consistently pushed the boundaries of their genre, drawing inspiration from punk legends like Pixies and Ramones, while infusing their sound with influences from bands like Talking Heads and The Smiths. Led by the creative force of Warren Teagarden, the band’s lineup – including Jessica DeSimone, Johnny Tripod, Marc Anderson, and Tina Davis – has remained steadfast for seven years, resulting in a cohesive and powerful musical connection.