Pop/Punk is a genre that appears to have been on the decline in recent years. California based, The New Varsity, a great example of many of the great elements of the genre. Their catalog is very consistent, with few tracks disappointing. They will likely face much of the same stigma of some people thinking these bands “all sound the same”. However, it’s a genre that’s easy to sound terrible, and these guys definitely don’t. They’re a solid group; see if you agree and give a listen.
[Official Bio] THE NEW VARSITY ; Reincarnating an early mellenia rock sound; The New Varsity has impacted the inland empire with an instantly memorable, emo-laced, pop punk product. Old enough to be considered retro, but modernized to acceptability. The New Varsity strives to carry on the torch once held by the likes of Blink 182, Jimmy Eat World, Fall Out Boy, Taking Back Sunday, Brand New, Etc. and resurface the love for a timeless scene that we all remember.