New Noise Premiere: underrated/overstimualted The LP Interview
“Garage rock and punk rock are where I cut my teeth; it’s what pushed me through awkward teenage years, lots of not-so-great experiences in my life. Delving deeper to a more authentic self. "
" [Justin] Payne’s here to roll his eyes at these pretentious people and their overinflated egos."
"Justin Payne & Co. take listeners into a sick suburban hell, with the infectious indie-rock anthem bad vibes."
- Stereo Stickman
Daily Discovery: With Blazing Garage Rock, Justin Payne Cuts Through The Lies
"Middle America is often overlooked as a hotbed for artists. But that rust-belt realness can’t be mimicked by artists on either coast. Justin Payne & Co’s newest single ‘bad vibes’ showcases the grit and heart of the region." - Psychedelic Baby Mag
"Hit the play button on "together as one'' to find an intro with a powerful combo of distorted rhythm and lead guitars, the bass waving notes, and exciting drums."
" This moody grunge rock track couples high energy guitar riffs and a driving drum beat with lyrics that are a clever indictment of vapid and over-important scenesters that one can find populating rock bars."