About the Weak Knees

Exploring tales of vengeful ghost cars, random dream encounters, and everyday oddballs lurking on street corners, the Weak Knees have been described as "like Devo meets Lou Reed in a dark alley."

Based in Portland, Oregon, the four piece are part artsy minimalism, Motown-inspired bass, clean explosive guitar and groove-based rock.

the-Weak-Knees-2013-promo-pic-medThrow in songs about social implosions at lame dance parties and a Talking Heads-ish vibe, and the band borders on the edge of a New Wave-ish sound.