“Tripped Out Before Scott” by No Age

“Tripped Out Before Scott” by No Age is Northern Transmissions Song of the Day
“Tripped Out Before Scott” by No Age is Northern Transmissions Song of the Day

No Age release their new album People Helping People on September 16, via Drag City Records. The album finds the brothers acting on their disparate desires and operating in perfect sync; telegenic weirdness fused immaculately to classic rock propulsion, transforming the energy pouring out from their hands and feet with electronics. Ensconced in Randy’s garage without a clock to spit on ‘em, Dean and Randy composted drums and guitar and life on planet earth into a stream of miniatures, vignettes and reembodied images – an infinity of hits and glisses.

The latest single, “Tripped Out Before Scott”, pushes deconstructed drum beats out onto the pulsing surfer waves – a gnarly day at the beach! Dean’s lead vocals bring the Love, while Randy’s overdriven arpeggiation summons the ocean’s bottomless roar. More of a sophisticated pogo than an outright punk song, but with the same love of sunshine pop ditties gliding beneath the waterline.

No Age 2022 Tour Dates

10/12/22 High Noon Saloon Madison WI*
10/13/22 The Back Room at Colectivo Milwaukee WI*
10/14/22 Turf Club St. Paul MN*
10/15/22 Gas Lamp Des Moines IA*
10/16/22 Subterranean Chicago IL*
10/18/22 Grog Shop Cleveland Heights OH*
10/19/22 Johnny Brenda’s Philadelphia PA*
10/20/22 DC9 Washington DC*
10/22/22 Crystal Ballroom Somerville MA*
10/24/22 Bar Le Ritz PDB Montreal Quebec Canada%
10/25/22 Lee’s Palace Toronto Ontario Canada%
10/26/22 Magic Bag Detroit MI%
10/28/22 The Lodge Room Los Angeles CA
10/30/22 Soda Bar San Diego CA#
11/8/22 The Chapel San Francisco CA@
11/10/22 Freakout Festival at Salmon Bay Eagles Club Seattle WA
11/11/22 Alma Tacoma WA@
11/12/22 Mississippi Studios Portland OR@
11/13/22 Neurolux Boise ID !
11/15/22 Kilby Court Salt Lake City UT !
11/16/22 Hi-Dive Denver CO !
11/17/22 Launchpad Albuquerque NM !
11/19/22 Rubber Gloves Denton TX
11/20/22 Antone’s Austin TX !
11/22/22 Hotel Congress Tucson AZ !

% w/ Syko Friend
# w/ Behavior & Mayako XO
@ w/ FM
! w/ John Wiese

pre order People Helping People by No Age HERE


Looking for something new to listen to?

Sign up to our all-new newsletter for top-notch reviews, news, videos and playlists.