Thursday, February 07, 2008

Why Aren't You Home Yet?

The Ackleys are a four-piece rock band from Birmingham, Alabama named after Holden Caulfield's roommate in The Catcher In The Rye. Fronted by twin sisters Katie and Allison and backed by two boys named Michael and Carter, the teenagers make raucous pop music which brings to mind The Weekend or Rilo Kiley while straddling the line between punk and indie pop.

They've released a 2005 self-titled album and a 2006 EP entitled Forget Forget Derive Derive through House Of Love Records with both discs still available for purchase via

Listen to:
7 Days [mp3]

Blank Mind Between The Traffic Lights [mp3]

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