In case you missed it, I started a new series on the blog a few weeks back where I show off a new – or upcoming – release I’ve been listening to.
For the fourth post in the series, I’m spotlighting ‘Fall Away’ by Rowdy Outsider. The Irish alternative band show off their alternative sound with a guitar and percussion heavy indie-punk-rock track.
From the opening line, vocalist Matthew Doyle’s energetic vocal takes the listener through the dissolution of a long term relationship.
Regarding the track, Doyle says “While on the surface the song is a sombre ballad, Fall Away brings undertones of relief, hope and excitement for the future”.
The track is an emotional indie-punk-rock anthem, a combination of emotive lyrics and thumping percussion.
‘Fall Away’ is a track about loss but also hope for the future. We might not all have a break up story to tell but, over the last year, we’ve all had a sense of loss which I think this track communicates well. The way that the music and vocals blend together so well proves that, whether you’re a fan of punk music or not, this Irish outfit is a band you should be paying attention to.
The track ‘Fall Away’ is available to stream on Spotify.
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**This track was sent to me by LPR. I was not instructed to review this track and all opinions of it are my own.