It’s odd how it takes some bands a few albums to really refine their sound where other groups have their sound ready made from the start. EXIT STATE fall into the latter category with a modern rock style that is equally influenced by bands like FOO FIGHTERS and NICKELBACK, but also occasionally shows a harder edge that both of those bands lack.
I’m not sure how to describe it here because one of the reasons why I liked CIIC so much in the past was because of Stevens melo-dramatic symphonic set pieces in the compounds of previous past songs from the group. Things have changed here quite a bit.
TheRightToRock.com has issued its latest podcast (episode #101), featuring interviews with a number of musicians in which they remember the legendary heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio. Each artist shares a memory of Ronnie as well as his favorite track from Dio’s vast catalog.