Few concerts are so utterly absorbing, and my only regret is my seeming inability to truly capture the majesty of an utterly unique evening. 10
You certainly would not know this to be an independent release with regard production or song writing and there’s no question in my mind that the band’s hook-infused material is destined to reach a far greater audience.
Dense, hypnotic, dreamily dark and yet unutterably beautiful, ‘Untitled’ is a blissed out voyage you’ll want to take again and again. 9
It’s easy to imagine As Lions serving as a gateway band, initiating the unfamiliar into metal and gaining a considerable following along the way, but it’s hard to imagine them appealing to more seasoned metal fans in their current configuration. 6
Bearded Theory are pleased to announce the iconic bluesman as their Saturday Headliner.
‘Morning Sun’ may not reach the mass audience it deserves – in these increasingly fragmented times such things seem harder than ever – but for those who do explore its charms, it’ll be an album to which they’ll return for years to come.
Check out the video for the insanely catchy single 'the brave' here.
After two days of heavy repeat, I can say that this album is easily the equal of the stunning ‘eight arms…’ and a near perfect balance of pop and rock that will keep you jumping and singing for days on end.