Chicago's female Asian American rock band Kim successfully
bridges the gap between Asian American cultures and the modern rock
world with a smile.
"Accomplished players one and all, the musicians
craft intricate "math rock" arrangements that are leavened
by massively catchy pop hooks, a winning sense of humor and a disarming
"All Asian, all-female rockers Kim shatter the
myth of the timid, submissive Asian woman when they kick out the jams
at the Asian American Showcase Rock Show..."
1. Bottle Rocket
3. Candy Candy
4. Under the Sun
5. Too Here
"I popped Kim into my player and was immediately hit
back with a catchy riff that pretty much set the tone for the entire EP...these
girls know how to get down."
Guitar: Janet Kim Wanamaker,
Guitar: Yanti Arafin Joygirl, Squirm
Drums: Mia Park