Sacramento's Frenchmen debut on Shelflife with "Powdered Blue," a 4 song 7-inch, ready to captivate c86 pop punk lovers everywhere. The Frenchmen have embraced their indie pop and punk roots (as well as their striped shirts) and created an energetic mass of melody. They are an unstable compromise between big rock and twee pop. They are a catchy tune ready to break down the door. Mike Slumberland once said they sounded like "Sacramento's answer to the Fat Tulips!" One recent show goer said they sounded like, "a really loud mess, with too many rat pedals.