‘Boomers In The Area’ is an exploration of the band’s quarter-life crisis. The band seems caught between the stress of rural tradition and the optimism of inner-city youth, like Dorothy Gale in the mall leading to a crisis of identity. The song touches on the struggles that many young adults face as they navigate their way through life and try to find their place in the world. The song highlights the importance of self-discovery and finding one’s true identity.
Despite the serious themes explored in the song, Trueman&The Indoor League’s use of humor and irony is a hallmark of the band’s music, and it helps to make their songs more accessible to a wider audience.