biography & press
"This is a relatively
gripping debut CDEP of heavy pop rock from Boston. A major Jawbreaker influence
permeates both the vocals and the music. Quality early '90s material here, so if you
liked the early '90s, you'll dig this."
"Dare I say this is
amazing?... wise beyond their years... blown away by their
"This is the kind of
record that you get after months of waiting and wonder, 'Why the heck are there only three
songs?' ... The Also-Rans could be Boston's next big thing... I want more!"
"... the Also-Rans are
the kind of band who wear their hearts on their collective sleeve, pouring every bit of
sincerity and emotional honesty they can into their songs..."
"Chris Kelly and Mary
Stopas' vocals blend so effortlessly, and the band is
spirited collection, the pick of the litter being "Resignation Letter" a melodic
tune that works a good riff and creates a compelling dynamic..."
the Also-Rans were a five-piece rock band from Boston, Massachusetts that made music and played shows from the fall of 2000 to the fall of 2002.
Chris Kelly played guitar and sang.
Mary Saunders also sang and occasionally played guitar.
Denny Donovan played guitar.
Matt Saunders played bass.
and Brad Searles played drums.