Republic Of Loose Merchandise : t-shirts
Paul Lester of The Guardian described the band as an "Irish OutKast". Similarly, band is influenced by numerous American music genres of the twentieth century, and has supported bands such as Alabama 3 and The Thrills. Frontman Mick Pyro defends claims that the band's sound is overtly American by saying "authenticity is a construct, and a bogus construct at that. It was invented by a bunch of wack-jobs in the nineteenth century out of their minds on opium and nature [...] fuck irony and parody, we're going to get to the heart of the music we love".