Review: Meet Chikita Violenta, Mexico City’s Answer to Broken Social Scene

Alternate album art for "TRE3S" by Chikita Violenta

“On its third album overall and first for Toronto’s Arts And Crafts label, Mexico City quartet Chikita Violenta recalls what was so initially alluring about Broken Social Scene: TRE3S is filled with heavily affected, panoramically epic lo-fi pop. Vocals swoon, guitars climb over one another messily, drums fade in and out of the picture, pastoral bridges abound, and catchiness prevails …”

Read the rest via the A.V. Club.

An older gem: