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Where alternative and dark country meet – Troubles of the World by John Consalvo

John Consalvo is back with a brand new single. Earlier last month we shared with you our thoughts on “Open The Sea”, a previous track by Issaquah-based singer-songwriter, which caught our attention for both its unique musical direction and high-quality audio production. So now we’re back with even more fine-crafted music by Consalvo to discuss. “Troubles of The World” starts off with a hard-hitting, aggressive alternative rock build-up with the drums rolling under a slow low-pass filter while the guitars…

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Tim Gainer is back at it with the heart-melting You’re Not Supposed To Hear This

We’ve kept an eye on Tim Gainer ever since his 2019 full-length Honor Among Thieves was released (find our review here). It was, and still is, a rock’n’roll roller coaster of an album that left us wanting more from the place where it came from. Gainer, a show business OG with over 40 years of experience in the game didn’t wait for too long, and despite we were pretty sure the best from him is yet to come his brand…

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John Consalvo’s Open The Sea is a must-listen for all alt-country heads

Today we’re listening to Open The Sea, the first single off John Consalvo’s upcoming full-length album and first release since 2005’s Choose this Day. Based in Issaquah, United States, Consalvo is a singer-songwriter whose approach to country rock music has managed to soak influences from a plethora of genres among which alternative rock, dark country and maybe even a touch of grunge. Open The Sea starts with a lengthy intro that gradually reveals all elements that make John Consalvo’s music…

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“You’re The Best” by Clark Ford is a feel-good country rock album that you need in your life

“You’re The Best” is a brand new full-length album by singer-songwriter Clark Ford. Based in Ames, Iowa he’s a seasoned professional in working with a plethora of genres among which pop, country, sacred and Americana. Another fascinating side of his 10+ years-long musical journey is his passion for musicals, many of which you can find on his YouTube channel. On “You’re The Best”, however, Ford is indulging in what we suppose he loves the most – writing personal and uplifting…

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Richard Groce and Buddy Fulmer redefining Christian rock with a collaborative single

When you think about it, rock and roll music can sound in so many different ways, but one thing is always the same – this is music about breaking the rules and norms, especially its own. Exactly this specific feature of our beloved and larger-than-life genre has managed to keep it relevant for decades and will probably keep pumping fresh blood in its veins for a long, long time. Such is the case with “I Pray”, a digital single by…