Best of ’11: The Pack A.D.

The Pack A.D.The Best Songs You (Maybe) Didn’t Hear 2011
Track 12: The Pack A.D., “Seasick”

The White Stripes comparisons are inevitable for Canadians The Pack A.D. (they’re a boy/girl duo playing stripped down, bluesy garage rock), but that doesn’t dull their edge: Unpersons is loaded with ferocious, feedback-soaked rockers and a wild, foot-stomping energy that grabbed me instantly. The whole album is great, but the woozy, biting “Seasick” got the most repeat listens in 2011: