Capital Lights – This is an Outrage
Written by Brandon Ryan
Capital Lights’ debut album This Is An Outrage
, Is just that, an outrage. Understand that I am an avid believer in the beauty of pop/rock bands such as: Number One Gun, Anberlin, Run Kid Run etc. But this CD really got under my skin, like the annoying kid that runs his finger nails across a chalkboard. The band has shades of the once popular Blink 182, which I never liked until they got away from the child like act and wrote more significant music with weight and substance. Honestly this effort by Capital Lights is far to bright and peppy for me, which is probably why I could only listen to it up track six.
But don’t take what I say as the end all say all, decide for yourself, and give it a listen. And if you like it, consider yourself blessed and go seem them live or something. Encourage them, maybe even tell them to switch styles.
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