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Civil Twilight – Holy Weather
Civil Twilight – Holy Weather
Civil Twilight Holy Weather Civil Twilight sound a lot like mid-period U2 crossed with Peter Gabriel’s moody theatricality; their music is grandiose but much more downbeat. Certainly part of that is frontman Steven McKellar’s breathy, echo-laden vocals and stylistic tics (like cooing oohs and ahhs over the guitar breaks) that suggest a youth spent in thrall to Bono. Similarly, ...
Exclusive Interview: Hawthorne Heights on leaving Wind-Up Records, starting their own label
Exclusive Interview: Hawthorne Heights on leaving Wind-Up Records, starting their own label
It’s not that Hawthorne Heights can’t catch a break. They’ve had plenty of breaks, but every one they get seems to leave them broken. Still, the band’s soldiered on despite the obstacles—and in 2009, they signed with Wind-Up Records, an EMI affiliate that’s home to Evanescence, Creed and Seether. The band’s fourth original album, ... Read More ...