Fancy some real crunchy rock to go with your burger and beer? Well, try some Slap Betty from the Baltic Sea city Kemi in Finland and their newest item Nothing out of Nothing. Complete with hot, runny-nose sauce and sticky fingers. Their smoky, raspy brand of punkish Hard Rock with a metallic hue will certainly wake you up alright. And help with digestion too, ’cause you are gonna do a little dancing and headbanging once you start listening.
Looks like, at least for the time to record the disc, Slap Betty were able to keep track of their guitarist and did not lose him somewhere in Russia. Because at the time of writing this review, this seems to be the case. Nor did they cut off other people’s electricity this time or get into car accidents. Slap Betty already formed some time ago already in 2007 and chucked a few EPs out into the world for a number of years. But they only really came out in 2013 with their first full length studio album called 94720, which got on the charts in Finland. [...]