The Ataris

Remember 2003? You know, when Indiana-based quartet The Ataris had just put out a gold-certified record called So Long, Astoria and were riding high on a handful of pop-punk meets alt-rock radio hits including their cover of Don Henley’s “The Boys of Summer”? Well, that was 2003. But a recently released EP titled All Souls Day out on Less Than Jake drummer Vinnie Fiorello’s Paper + Plastik Records and a sixth full-length due out later this year is proof that despite massive lineup shifts and label issues, frontman Kris Roe can keep his amps blaring with power chords and plenty of sentimentality. With Gasoline Heart, Van Eps, Miracle Max, West On 18. NICK FELDMAN

Mon., Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m., 2010

 
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