Beats Per Minute contends that “never have Fruit Bats sounded so serene” as on new LP The Pet Parade. “Eric D. Johnson and company sound completely comfortable throughout The Pet Parade, as if they’re working from a home-field advantage… Over 20 years in, it’s clear that showcasing experience is where Fruit Bats shine. For some bands, turning to orchestrations and bearing perspective on their sleeves may be a sign of overcompensation. With Fruit Bats, they’re signs of confidence.”
Read the full, in-depth review here. The Pet Parade is at radio now.