Illinois Entertainer January 2014 - Page 14

Chicago's Coma Boys combine the raw pub rock of Joe Strummer's 101ers and the sweaty swagger of indie millennials The Strokes on their self-titled EP. Vocalist and songwriter Trent Stevenson prefers a growl over a croon on "FM," a Yardbirds styled rave-up that's the 'Boys' finest moment – peppered with Brandon Reed's staccato guitar, Patrick O'Keefe's bludgeoning