Mail-order CatalogueArtists The Plimsouls

“Peter Case (from The Nerves) started one of the greatest rock & roll bands ever ... with The Plimsouls, Peter succeeded better than anyone, I believe, in fulfilling the promise of what I’d meant by ‘powerpop.’ The energy at their shows was able to penetrate every nerve in your body; this, you felt, was what Beatlemania must’ve been like. The music didn’t rely on volume, power-chords, or showmanship; its strength came from brilliant songs, crafted in the purest tradition of great rock & roll. Many tried to pull off this trick; few have ever succeeded as thoroughly as The Plimsouls did ...” – Greg Shaw