Out on Hang Up and SP Records, “Witness to A Chase Scene” is a testament of Porcupine’s musical expertise - a grinding guitar riff injected with adrenaline preempts Virock’s smoothly doubled vocals that cascade atop closely calculated distortions and reverb. At the chorus, Virock belts out “you've been chosen / now collect your spoils” with control and authority. Porcupine successfully mixes math rock, shoegaze, and indie rock with Seattle grunge guitar to create this radio-friendly single.
While building a local fan base, the band plays a lot of gigs in some of the surrounding larger cities in the Midwest. Porcupine has had the pleasure of sharing the stage with 18th Dye, Mission of Burma, Meat Puppets, Black Box Revelation and more.