Davey Von Bohlen Might Be Rock's Cleverest Lyricist

Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Milwaukee supergroup Maritime, which merged emo cheerleaders the Promise Ring and the Dismemberment Plan, are blessing us with their newest album, Magnetic Bodies/Maps of Bones on Oct. 16 via Dangerbird. A standout trait of this band is the way Davey Von Bohlen manipulates language. He is their resident cunning linguist who loves to tinker with semantics and sentence structure. Here are some of our favorite verses of his:   “Light You Up” (Maritime, Magnetic Bodies/Maps of Bones):... READ MORE