It’s fun to play spot-that-influence with Yuck. (Photo by Jon Bergman)

I don’t view this as a negative, at all. In a way, it makes it even more fun to listen to. With the band playing at the Black Cat tonight, here are five Yuck songs and the their dopplegangers from college radio days of yesteryear.

Yuck - “Georgia” sounds like...

Yo La Tengo - “Sugarcube”

Yuck - “Operation” sounds like...

Sonic Youth - “Teenage Riot”

Yuck - “Rubber” sounds like...

Pavement - “Fillmore Jive”

Yuck - “Holing Out” sounds like...

Sueprchunk - “Package Thief”

Yuck - “Get Away” sounds like...

Buffalo Tom - “Sunflower Suit”