California, USA – When it comes to the zoot scoot, this is a song that will make a person want to swing to the psychedelic rock. There’s no other way to describe the single “Palmetto Groove” other than fun. It’s a surf rock adventure that will have the audience swaying and jamming in no time.
Waldon Grooves is a guitarist as well as a multi-instrumentalist. He knows how to make music that is reminiscent of the 70s era. He has a lot of layers to the song. There is a bit of psychedelia, deep surf, blues, funk, and jazz in the song. It sounds inspired by artists such as Tash Sultana, Khruangbin, Dope Lemon, and The Grateful Dead.
This is a groove that is free and wild. In an age where the cool of the 70s is abandoned, this throwback track brings back a flood of memories and nostalgia. The beat of the drum and the repetition of Palmetto Groove in the lyrics is really what holds the song together.
If one needs to relax or you’re just in a beachy mood, then this is the perfect jam. It’s a medley that cannot be forgotten quickly either. It’s a very addictive, catchy track.
There are so many people in the pandemic right now dreaming of getting to a beach vacation. This is the perfect tide over until the borders all open up for travel. A person could just make a pina colada in the kitchen and sit back on the couch to this tune. Add in a virtual Zoom party and the floor is open for a bit of dancing.
It makes sense that a land that has such a rich tradition of hippy vibes and surf culture would come out with music that fits the scene. Those from California might be wanting to go back to laid back roots after a tumultuous year.
Waldon Grooves has a lot to offer. The music doesn’t take itself too seriously. It brings in the right instruments but is ultimately something carefree and light. Who could be in a good mood after a listen?
Waldon Grooves is someone to look out for on the music scene. With such a skill in instruments and a deep voice, there are bound to be more radio worthy hits coming from his side of the tracks.
In the meantime, people will have to be content with “Palmetto Groove.” There’s a lot to love from jazzy waves of instruments to the base-like voice crooning the lyrics out. Palmetto Groove is not a place but rather a state of mind. It’s a certain vibe that many can really get into.