PRESS

“Gritty rock’n’roll–you know, the way it’s intended to be–with just-gravely-enough vocals, jangly guitars, and a chorus that should really soundtrack the final season of Breaking Bad” – Nylon Magazine

“Tough, confident and a little rough around the edges”- USA Today

“Louder and rawer than one might assume from a simple three-piece” – WNYC

“Muscular, melodic local trio Raccoon Fighter shows off its hard-driving soul-punk throb” – TimeOut NY

“Brooklyn-based trio, Raccoon Fighter, have been grinding out consistently excellent garage-tinged blues rock since their inception. Their latest album, ZIL, is a testament to their songwriting talents and ability to craft an awesome rock sound.” – Relix Magazine

“The supple sonic waves hark back cross the pond to Brit Invasion trailblazers the Troggs and Hollies, before their antecedents locked themselves in the garage and turned that soulful R&B rock sound raw.” – Philadelphia Weekly

“Upping the quality garage quotient in Brooklyn”- Brooklyn Vegan

“A bit brawny, a bit rugged and a bit messy.”- AbsolutePunk

“Reminiscent of the Black Lips and Diamond Rugs” – FILTER Magazine

“Sounds like the sonic version of a ’69 Camaro Z28.” – Nylon Guys Magazine

“A sound that’s both timeless and feels particularly of-the-moment”- Beats Per Minute

“Still suited for backroom brawling, leather-clad hipsters, but done in a way that seems somehow real and truthful. Unforced, natural. You can tell this is the music they’re meant to be playing.” – Citizen Brooklyn

“Helluva live act”- Quip Magazine

“Smart Brooklyn sensibility that feels like a surfed out Exploding Plastic Inevitable of the absurd.” – Impose Magazine

‘Nuggets’-inspired piece of ’60s-tinged excellence- The Sound of Confusion