The influence of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Allman Brothers, Molly Hatchet and bands such as one of my all-time favourites, Raging Slab, are easy to hear.
With ‘Point Blank’ and ‘Catch Me If You Can’, also taken from the recent EP, they have tunes stacked with hooks that would make even the most stoic of people dance.
‘Cut To The Chase’ gives the impression that the band are very comfortable with the material they play, not overstretching themselves but able to create their niche effortlessly and with a refreshing approach to their music.
Since making the last record, Mercury Rising have made some changes, recruiting Stephen Ellis (ex Kaine), re-sculpting their sound and sharing song writing duties
Post punk-rock band Eva Bartok will release their self-titled debut EP on 23rd August.
The fourth track on offer ‘Let Her Down Easy’ with its southern blues harmonies shows a softer side to the band.
it’s only right that Khan is back making music again, most fans will agree that the metal world is better off for it, despite your personal opinions aside on how his exit went down in regards to the previously mentioned band, a truly one of the great Rock tenors that we have had on the scene.
No Love Lost has definitely gotten my blood pumping for some new music from the guys, despite enjoying this EP collection. Forward momentum guys!
Korey can write the most incredible music you’ve ever heard and it’s just awesome for the three of us when we work together. I feel like it’s a bit of a dream team.