"No one ever forgets their teenage summers. And you're always going to go back to the music of your teenage summers."
During his live performances Alejandro Escovedo drives home the point that when played well, rock & roll can be a supreme art form eliciting feelings of excitement and beauty from the intended audience.
In simplest terms, the Incurables are a St. Louis rock band. More complexly, they're the vehicle for Jimmy Griffin's lyrical imagination and love of '70s and '90s power pop and alternative rock, 1 part Tom Petty and 2 parts the Wallflowers.
For over two decades, Jimmy Griffin has been one of St. Louis' most go-to rock 'n' roll guitarists. But with the Incurables, Griffin steps out into a songwriting and singing role to explore power-pop ballads and smart glam rock.