If you were lucky enough to have caught the guys already on tour, you know they deliver every night, and always a great sign of a band when they can turn over new fans or even people not into heavier music. The guys in Shinedown always do a great job with imagery, and positive messaging in their lyrics that deal with personal issues and things that we all have to tackle in our daily lives. They are doing something right, the show goes on!!!
We were very conscious that it wasn’t going to be everybody’s cup of tea and it would turn a few heads, but I suppose that shock factor element was partly intentional.
Joe came out for the encore pouring his skill and soul into “Woke Up Dreaming” the acoustic version, and it was fantastic. You know when you see the sweat pouring down the artists face? Yea he’s going to work.
Listeners often find solace in certain albums, either for their symbolic meanings, their powerful lyrics that resonate deep in our souls, or simply astonishing musicianship. Metropolis Pt. 2 is a record that I hold dear to my heart
Guns N’ Roses Fan had a sign removed by security July 9th, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee **Update**
So if you’re looking for a new Southern Rock sound that departs slightly from the Allman Brothers / Skynard tones we’re so used to hearing, given ATH a spin and you are likely to fast become a fan.