Advertisements

Here’s a New Song From King Hobo, Featuring Members of Clutch, ex-Opeth and More

The classic guitar rock revival is now in full swing, with The Night Flight Orchestra leading the charge of acts bringing back ’70s and ’80s AOR inspired by the likes of Journey, Chicago and Night Ranger. Even Ghost are making a push in that direction, with their latest album Prequelle owing more to any of the aforementioned acts than the band’s typical touchstone, Black Sabbath.

There’s another act joining the retro rock revival party, and once again the band features a number of Swedish musicians. King Hobo, consisting of Thomas Juneor Andersson (Kamchatka) on vocals, guitars & percussion, Per Wiberg (Kamchatka / Spiritual Beggars / Candlemass / ex-Opeth) on vocals, bass, and keys, and Jean-Paul Gaster (Clutch) on drums, have just released “Listen Here,” the second single from their forthcoming album Mauga. It’s not as overtly cheesy and AOR-leaning as anything from The Night Flight Orchestra, but it’s got an unmistakeable sense of melody akin to that world, and its mid-paced groove is more likely to inspire some modest booty-shakin’ than it is anything resembling a mosh pit. In short: it’s good! Listen.

Mauga will come out on May 31st via the Clutch-owned record label Weathermaker Music. Pre-order here.

The post Here’s a New Song From King Hobo, Featuring Members of Clutch, ex-Opeth and More appeared first on MetalSucks.

read on: http://bit.ly/2DShzNk

Advertisements
About therealsteavis (259568 Articles)
Committed to the Three Rs - Rugby league, Rock & roll and the Road

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: