they get amnesia and now I wanna forget I loved someone who left me for dead. I want amnesia just to please you again. I wanna be with somebody just like me, someone who laughs at crashed car rental, someone who hurts in an accident, someone as scared of abandonment
Against frayed-nerve guitar riffs and rock-salt distortion, Speedy Ortiz’s Sadie Dupuis is fed up and unwilling to keep letting toxic people in her life underestimate her. With a satisfying refrain — “I’m not bossy, I’m the boss… caller of the shots” — “Raising The Skate” asserts itself as an empowering call to arms.