Archive | Nov 23, 2018

Certain Songs #1379: Oil Tasters – “Get Out of the Bathroom”

Album: Oil Tasters
Year: 1982

Even by the wild and wooly standards of early 1980s indie, Oil Tasters were pretty fucking weird.

Hailing from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Oil Tasters were a three-piece band consisting of bass, drums and saxophone. No guitars. They played a kinda funky, jazzy spin on punk rock. Perhaps the closest analogy was the Minutemen, minus the guitars and virtuosity.